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Year : 2016  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 9  |  Page : 162-164

Rising incidents of failure to screen pre-term babies for ROP (Retinopathy of Prematurity)

 Suggested precautions
  1. Ensure that premature babies are tested for retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) at the indicated period/interval. Record the aforesaid specifically. In this case, the court has defined the roles of doctors as: "It is the responsibility of the caring paediatrician to initiate screening (for...

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