Prevalence of myopia at 9 months in infants with high-risk prethreshold retinopathy of prematurity.

@article{Davitt2005PrevalenceOM,
  title={Prevalence of myopia at 9 months in infants with high-risk prethreshold retinopathy of prematurity.},
  author={Bradley V Davitt and Velma Dobson and William Vance Good and Robert J. Hardy and Graham E. Quinn and Raymond Michael Siatkowski and C. Gail Summers and Betty P Tung},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={2005},
  volume={112 9},
  pages={1564-8}
}
PURPOSE To examine the prevalence of myopia and high myopia at 9 months corrected age in premature infants who participated in the multicenter randomized trial of Early Treatment for Retinopathy of Prematurity (ETROP). DESIGN Randomized, controlled clinical trial. PARTICIPANTS Four hundred one infants with birth weights of <1251 g in whom prethreshold ROP developed in one or both eyes and who were determined to have a significant risk (> or =15%) of poor structural outcomes without… CONTINUE READING