Prevalence and associated factors of strabismus in former preterm and full-term infants between 4 and 10 Years of age.

Published on Dec 2, 2017in BMC Ophthalmology2.209
· DOI :10.1186/S12886-017-0605-1
Achim Fieß7
Estimated H-index: 7
(University of Mainz),
Ruth Kölb-Keerl2
Estimated H-index: 2
(Helios Dr. Horst Schmidt Kliniken Wiesbaden)
+ 4 AuthorsJacqueline Bauer6
Estimated H-index: 6
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Abstract
Background Limited data exist collating most of the associated factors for strabismus in one analysis. The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence of strabismus and to analyse associated factors in former preterm and full-term infants.
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