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Highlights In This Issue September 2018 Volume 136, Number 9 JAMA Ophthalmology Pages 965-1084 Research Opinion Viewpoint Visual Impairment and Cognitive Functioning 989 969 Gene Editing as a Potential Zheng and coauthors investigate how visual impairment and cognitive function are asso- Therapeutic Solution for Fuchs ciated with each other over time in a longitudinal study of 2520 older US adults. Visual im- Endothelial Corneal Dystrophy: pairment was associated with declining cognitive function cross-sectionally and over time, The Future Is Clearer AY Zhu and Coauthors with worsening vision having a stronger association with declining cognition than vice versa. The findings suggest visual impairment is adversely associated with future cognitive func- Clinical Review & Education tion in older adults, underscoring the importance of maintaining good vision to mitigate age- related cognitive declines. JAMA Ophthalmology Clinical Challenge Invited Commentary 996 CME jamanetwork.com/learning Journal Club jamaophthalmology.com Association of Cataract Surgery With Traffic Crashes 998 Recognizing that cataracts are the most common cause of impaired vision worldwide and may increase a driver’s risk of a serious traffic crash, Schlenker and coauthors evaluate if cataract surgery in a driver is associated with reduced serious traffic crashes. In a population- based study of 559 546 patients who http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png JAMA Ophthalmology American Medical Association

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JAMA Ophthalmology , Volume 136 (9) – Sep 1, 2018

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In This Issue September 2018 Volume 136, Number 9 JAMA Ophthalmology Pages 965-1084 Research Opinion Viewpoint Visual Impairment and Cognitive Functioning 989 969 Gene Editing as a Potential Zheng and coauthors investigate how visual impairment and cognitive function are asso- Therapeutic Solution for Fuchs ciated with each other over time in a longitudinal study of 2520 older US adults. Visual im- Endothelial Corneal Dystrophy: pairment was associated with declining cognitive function...
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American Medical Association
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Copyright 2018 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved.
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2168-6165
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2168-6173
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10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3743
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Abstract

In This Issue September 2018 Volume 136, Number 9 JAMA Ophthalmology Pages 965-1084 Research Opinion Viewpoint Visual Impairment and Cognitive Functioning 989 969 Gene Editing as a Potential Zheng and coauthors investigate how visual impairment and cognitive function are asso- Therapeutic Solution for Fuchs ciated with each other over time in a longitudinal study of 2520 older US adults. Visual im- Endothelial Corneal Dystrophy: pairment was associated with declining cognitive function cross-sectionally and over time, The Future Is Clearer AY Zhu and Coauthors with worsening vision having a stronger association with declining cognition than vice versa. The findings suggest visual impairment is adversely associated with future cognitive func- Clinical Review & Education tion in older adults, underscoring the importance of maintaining good vision to mitigate age- related cognitive declines. JAMA Ophthalmology Clinical Challenge Invited Commentary 996 CME jamanetwork.com/learning Journal Club jamaophthalmology.com Association of Cataract Surgery With Traffic Crashes 998 Recognizing that cataracts are the most common cause of impaired vision worldwide and may increase a driver’s risk of a serious traffic crash, Schlenker and coauthors evaluate if cataract surgery in a driver is associated with reduced serious traffic crashes. In a population- based study of 559 546 patients who

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Published: Sep 1, 2018

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