Ocular abnormalities associated with cerebral palsy after preterm birth

@article{Pennefather2000OcularAA,
  title={Ocular abnormalities associated with cerebral palsy after preterm birth},
  author={Philippa M Pennefather and Win Tin},
  journal={Eye},
  year={2000},
  volume={14},
  pages={78-81}
}
Purpose To document the ocular abnormalities in children with cerebral palsy (CP) after premature birth.Methods All the children born before 32 weeks gestation between 1 January 1990 and 31 December 1991 in a geographically defined population of approximately 3 million, were examined by an ophthalmologist and a paediatrician at 2 years old.Results Five hundred and fifty-eight children (98.8% of the study group) were examined, of whom 41 had disabling CP and 13 had nondisabling CP. Children with… CONTINUE READING
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