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Incidence and treatment of severe retinopathy of prematurity
  1. D A Todd1,
  2. J Smith2
  1. 1
    Centre for Newborn Care, Canberra Hospital, Woden, ACT 2606, Australia
  2. 2
    Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
  1. Correspondence to David Todd, Centre for Newborn Care, Canberra Hospital, PO Box 11, Woden, ACT 2606, Australia; david.todd{at}

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We read with interest the article by Dhaliwal et al1 which presents retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) data from 1990 to 2004 from the Lothian district of Scotland. The authors state that there has been a significant reduction in the numbers of …

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