Retinopathy of prematurity: incidence, risk factors, and outcome.

CONCLUSION: Our findings identify the major risk factors for ROP; skillful management of high-risk pregnancies, prevention of preterm births, appropriate neonatal care, high index of suspicion, routine screening, and prompt treatment are crucial to prevent the development and progression of ROP.  
PMID: 23981152 [PubMed – in process] (Source: Archives of Iranian Medicine)

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