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Li, Jeany Q. ; Kellner, Ulrich ; Lorenz, Birgit ; Stahl, Andreas ; Krohne, Tim U.


Retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) is a leading cause of preventable childhood blindness. This proliferative retinal vascular disease affects only prematurely born infants. Major risk factors include low gestational age and prolonged postnatal oxygen supplementation. ROP screening allows for timely identification of treatment-requiring infants and thus significantly reduces the risk of severe ...


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