Pediatric Ophthalmology

Pediatric Ophthalmology News

  • Laser May Be Safer Than Bevacizumab in Babies With Acute-phase ROP Babies with acute-phase retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) who are treated with bevacizumab have more long-term eye problems than babies treated with laser, according to a new randomized controlled trial done in Italy.
  • U.S. Doctors Unsure Kids Under 3 Need Vision Screening Children should get their vision tested at least once between ages 3 and 5, but there isn’t enough evidence to say for sure whether they need evaluations when they’re younger, according to new guidelines from U.S. physicians.

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