Ophthalmic, clinical and visual electrophysiological findings in children born to mothers prescribed substitute methadone in pregnancy.

@article{Hamilton2010OphthalmicCA,
  title={Ophthalmic, clinical and visual electrophysiological findings in children born to mothers prescribed substitute methadone in pregnancy.},
  author={R. H. Hamilton and Laura McGlone and Jane R. Mackinnon and Heather C Russell and Michael S. Bradnam and Helen Mactier},
  journal={The British journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2010},
  volume={94 6},
  pages={
          696-700
        }
}
BACKGROUND AND AIMS There are growing concerns regarding visual outcome of infants exposed to opiates (including substitute methadone) and/or benzodiazepines in utero. We describe the combined ophthalmology and visual electrophysiology findings in 20 infants and children who had been exposed to substitute methadone and other drugs of misuse in utero. METHODS This was a descriptive case series of 20 patients, all of whom had been referred to a paediatric visual electrophysiology service… CONTINUE READING
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