American Academy of Pediatrics http://www.aap.org/
National Eye Institute http://www.nei.nih.gov/
Canadian Ophthalmology Society http://www.eyesite.ca/
Canadian Pediatric Society http://www.cps.ca/
Alan R. Detached retina. EBSCO Health Library website. Available at:
. Updated September 30, 2009. Accessed April 15, 2010.
American Academy of Pediatrics, American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus. Screening examination of premature infants for retinopathy of prematurity.
DynaMed Editorial Team. Retinopathy of prematurity. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
. Updated April 5, 2010. Accessed April 26, 2010.
Harrell SN, Brandon DH. Retinopathy of prematurity: the disease process, classifications, screening, treatment, and outcomes.
Lewis R. Retinopathy of prematurity. EBSCO Nursing Reference Center website. Available at:
. Published November 11, 2008. Updated date. Accessed April 15, 2010.
March of Dimes. Low birthweight. March of Dimes website. Available at:
. Updated May 2008. Accessed April 22, 2010.
National Eye Institute. Retinopathy of prematurity. National Eye Institute website, Available at:
. Updated February 2010. Accessed April 26, 2010.
Neff D. Discharge instructions for premature birth. EBSCO Health Library website. Available at:
. Updated December 2009. Accessed April 22, 2010.
Olitsky SE, Hug D, Smith LP. Retinopathy of prematurity. In: Kleigman RM, Behrman RE, Jenson HB, Stanton BF.
Nelson’s Textbook of Pediatrics
. 18th ed. St. Louis, MO: Saunders. 2007.
This content is reviewed regularly and is updated when new and relevant evidence is made available. This information is neither intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment or with questions regarding a medical condition.
Copyright © 2012 EBSCO Publishing
All rights reserved.
Maybe it's time to stop guessing. If you've been wanting to make some changes but just aren't sure how, the free personal health survey from LiveWell is a great place to start.
Fight heart disease early and prevent heart attacks with HeartSHAPE® - a painless, non-invasive test that takes pictures of your heart to scan for early-stage coronary disease.
How many calories do you need to eat each day to maintain your weight and fuel your physical activity? Enter a few of your stats into this calculator to find out.
Using body mass index as a reference, this calculator determines your ideal body weight range. All you need to do is enter your height.
This tool considers your height and weight to assess your weight status.
Wellmont Nurse Connection is your resource for valuable health information any time, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Speak to a Nurse any time, day or night, at (423) 723-6877 or toll-free at 1-877-230-NURSE.
You clicked on a link that will cause you to leave myWellmont.
For security purposes you will be signed out.