Preemie survival rate increases lead to more retinopathy

10/14/2009 | Yahoo!

Swedish researchers said more extremely premature babies are surviving, resulting in more infants with retinopathy. The study found gestational age to be a bigger risk factor for retinopathy than birth weight, with the risk declining by 50% for each week of gestational age at birth.

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