Laser photocoagulation in patients with retinopathy of prematurity undergoing chest physiotherapy.

@article{Aziz2013LaserPI,
  title={Laser photocoagulation in patients with retinopathy of prematurity undergoing chest physiotherapy.},
  author={H. Abu Hassan Aziz and Scott Cardone and Magaly Diaz-Barbosa and Audina M. Berrocal},
  journal={Journal of pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus},
  year={2013},
  volume={50 Online},
  pages={e4-5}
}
The authors report the correlation between chest physiotherapy and increased risk of vitreous hemorrhage after laser photocoagulation therapy in patients with retinopathy of prematurity (ROP). Two premature neonates, the first born at 26 weeks and the second at 31 weeks gestational age, both underwent chest physiotherapy, the first for congenital cystic… CONTINUE READING