Prevalence of retinal hemorrhages in critically ill children.

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BACKGROUND Retinal hemorrhages (RHs) with encephalopathy and subdural bleeding are considered suggestive of abusive head trauma (AHT). Existing studies describing RH focus on AHT and have potential selection bias. We undertook a prospective observational study to define the prevalence, distribution, and extent of RH in critically ill children. METHODS… (More)
DOI: 10.1542/peds.2011-2772

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