Retinopathy of prematurity in a tertiary care center--incidence, risk factors and outcome.


OBJECTIVE To study the incidence and risk factors predisposing to retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) and to assess the outcome after laser photocoagulation. DESIGN Prospective cohort observational study. SETTING Infants admitted to a neonatal intensive care unit of a referral hospital between 2000-2006 and followed up till the age of 3 years. METHODS… (More)


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