A change in oxygen supplementation can decrease the incidence of retinopathy of prematurity.

@article{Sears2009ACI,
  title={A change in oxygen supplementation can decrease the incidence of retinopathy of prematurity.},
  author={Junr. J. E. Sears and Jeffrey Thomas Pietz and Christine Sonnie and David Dolcini and George W Hoppe},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={2009},
  volume={116 3},
  pages={
          513-8
        }
}
PURPOSE To determine the incidence of retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) over a 2-year period before and after a change in the practice of oxygen supplementation. DESIGN Nonrandomized, retrospective study. PARTICIPANTS All infants in a single Level III neonatal intensive care unit between the years of 2005 and 2007. METHODS A prospective database recorded the gestational age, birth weight, stage and zone of ROP, threshold disease, treatment, final outcome and date of examination, maternal… CONTINUE READING
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