Retinopathy of Prematurity News and Updates

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Revised Criteria Lead To More Accurate Screen For ROP In Premature Infants

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A multicenter group of 41 hospitals led by researchers at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia has confirmed that an improved method for predicting retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) was able to reduce the number of babies having invasive diagnostic examinations by nearly a third, while raising disease detection up to 100%.

What Kind of Eye Doctor Should My Child See?

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There are several types of eye doctors and specialists who may treat your child. Learn about the differences between ophthalmologists, orthoptists and optometrists.

Tackling ROP Blindness in Developing Countries

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For more than 20 years, Dr. Quinn has worked with a group of ROP experts to help clinicians caring for preemies in developing countries establish comprehensive ROP screening and treatment programs.