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Effect of light reduction on the incidence of retinopathy of prematurity.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16547078     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The effect of ocular protection on the incidence of retinopathy of prematurity was tested in 188 newborns weighing less than 1600 g in a randomised controlled trial. No effect of ambient light reduction on the incidence of retinopathy of prematurity was shown.
Authors:
R R T Braz; M E L Moreira; M de Carvalho; J M A Lopes; M A Rodrigues; J A O Cabral; M M Motta
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Randomized Controlled Trial     Date:  2006-03-17
Journal Detail:
Title:  Archives of disease in childhood. Fetal and neonatal edition     Volume:  91     ISSN:  1359-2998     ISO Abbreviation:  Arch. Dis. Child. Fetal Neonatal Ed.     Publication Date:  2006 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2006-10-23     Completed Date:  2007-03-05     Revised Date:  2013-06-07    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9501297     Medline TA:  Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  F443-4     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Neonatology, Instituto Fernandes Figueira, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Humans
Infant, Newborn
Light*
Ophthalmoscopy
Retinopathy of Prematurity / pathology,  therapy*
Treatment Outcome
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