Retinopathy of Prematurity

A Clinician’s Guide

  • John T. Flynn
  • William Tasman

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. John T. Flynn, William S. Tasman
    Pages 1-6
  3. Robert E. Kalina
    Pages 37-43
  4. David B. Schaffer, Betty Tung, Robert J. Hardy
    Pages 45-53
  5. J. Arch McNamara, William S. Tasman, Gary C. Brown, Jay L. Federman
    Pages 63-72
  6. Craig M. Greven, William S. Tasman
    Pages 73-81
  7. Michael T. Trese, Michael Hartzer, Li-Ren Lin, Luisa Mayer, Virginia Regan, Patricia Manatrey
    Pages 83-93
  8. Tatsuo Hirose, Charles L. Schepens, Osamu Katsumi, Mehul C. Mehta
    Pages 95-114
  9. Scott R. Sneed, Jose S. Pulido, Christopher F. Blodi, John G. Clarkson, Harry W. Flynn Jr., William F. Mieler
    Pages 115-123
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 157-162

About this book


Retinopathy of Prematurity presents a review of the current knowledge of this disease, which tragically renders many premature infants blind. First, the volume covers the natural history, classification and histopathology of ROP, followed by examination techniques, recommendations for follow-up and therapy and finally a panel discussion providing answers to frequent questions and areas of legal concern.


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Editors and affiliations

  • John T. Flynn
    • 1
  • William Tasman
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Bascom Palmer Eye InstituteUniversity of Miami Medical SchoolMiamiUSA
  2. 2.Retina ServiceWills Eye HospitalPhiladelphiaUSA
  3. 3.Department of OphthalmologyJefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson UniversityPhiladelphiaUSA

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