Kathleen M. Stoessel, MD, Director Medical Retina Sub-Section, Yale Eye Center, discusses retinopathy of prematurity, a disorder of developing retinal blood vessels in the premature infant.
References and Resources
Hellström A, Hård AL, Engström E, Niklasson A, Andersson E, Smith L, Löfqvist C. Early Weight Gain Predicts Retinopathy in Preterm Infants: New, Simple, Efficient Approach to Screening. Pediatrics. 2009 Mar 16. [Epub ahead of print]