Magnitude of the problem of retinopathy of prematurity. experience in a large maternity unit with a medium size level-3 nursery.

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This report describes the extent and severity of retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) in a large maternity unit. The screening of 79 preterm babies showed that ophthalmic examinations should become an important part of neonatal care.

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@article{Varughese2001MagnitudeOT, title={Magnitude of the problem of retinopathy of prematurity. experience in a large maternity unit with a medium size level-3 nursery.}, author={Sara Varughese and Saurabh Jain and N Gupta and S K Singh and V Tyagi and Jacob M Puliyel}, journal={Indian journal of ophthalmology}, year={2001}, volume={49 3}, pages={187-8} }