Submitted for Publication: January 25, 2016; final revision received February 3, 2016; accepted February 3, 2016.
Published Online: February 9, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0267.
Study concept and design: de Paula Freitas, de Oliveira Dias, Prazeres, Maia, Belfort.
Acquisition, analysis, or interpretation of data: All authors.
Drafting of the manuscript: de Paula Freitas, de Oliveira Dias, Prazeres, Sacramento, Ko, Maia.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: All authors.
Statistical analysis: de Paula Freitas.
Obtained funding: Belfort.
Administrative, technical, or material support: de Paula Freitas, Prazeres, Sacramento, Maia, Belfort.
Study supervision: de Paula Freitas, de Oliveira Dias, Sacramento, Maia, Belfort.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: All authors have completed and submitted the ICMJE Form for Disclosure of Potential Conflicts of Interest and none were reported.
Funding/Support:Hospital Geral Roberto Santos provided the site and materials for ophthalmologic examination. Federal University of São Paulo (Paulista Medical School), Vision Institute (IPEPO), and Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico (CNPq) provided funds for travel expenses as well as the materials necessary for the ocular examinations.
Role of the Funder/Sponsor: The sponsors had no role in the design and conduct of the study; collection, management, analysis, and interpretation of the data; preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript; and decision to submit the manuscript for publication.