Visual function in low birthweight children.

  title={Visual function in low birthweight children.},
  author={Anna R. O'Connor and Terence J Stephenson and Ann W Johnson and Michael J Tobin and S Ratib and Marian Moseley and A. R. Fielder},
  journal={The British journal of ophthalmology},
  volume={88 9},
AIM To determine the visual functions, at age 10-12 years, of a geographically based cohort of children of birth weight less than 1701 g. The results were compared to a group of children born at full term. METHODS 572 low birthweight (LBW) "low birthweight cohort" children who had been examined in the neonatal period were invited for review at 10-12 years of age. 169 11 year old schoolchildren born at full term were also recruited, "school cohort." Visual acuity (at distance and near… CONTINUE READING
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