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Effect of Light and Various Concentrations of Oxygen on the Retina of the Newborn Pig

  • T. R. C. Sisson
  • S. C. Glauser
  • E. M. Glauser
  • G. Chan
  • N. Romayananda

Abstract

The objective of this investigation was to determine the effect of visible light, (similar to that used in phototherapy of neonatal hyperbilirubinemia) upon the retinas of newborn piglets in atmospheres of varied oxygen concentration.

Keywords

Retinal Vessel Light Flash Retinal Damage Newborn Piglet Neonatal Jaundice 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • T. R. C. Sisson
    • 1
    • 2
  • S. C. Glauser
    • 1
    • 2
  • E. M. Glauser
    • 1
    • 2
  • G. Chan
    • 1
    • 2
  • N. Romayananda
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Med.Temple UniversityPhiladelphiaUSA
  2. 2.UMDNJ — Rutgers Medical SchoolPiscatawayUSA

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