Retinopathy of Prematurity: A preventable and treatable cause of blindness of premature children
Dr Umar K Mian
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Montefiore Medical Center / Albert Einstein
College of Medicine, New York
Upon completion of this educational activity the participants will be able to:
- Understand the patho-physiology of Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP).
- Appreciate the role and importance of ophthalmic screening to prevent blindness in premature babies.
- Recognize the need to develop local and national ROP screening criteria for Pakistan
This session is open to all health physicians.
Department of Continuing Professional Education