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Retinopathy of prematurity: screening and treatment in Costa Rica
  1. Ana Catalina Tabarez-Carvajal1,
  2. Milagro Montes-Cantillo1,
  3. Kelly H Unkrich2,
  4. Rupal H Trivedi2,
  5. Mae Millicent Winfrey Peterseim2
  1. 1 National Children’s Hospital of Dr Carlos Sáenz Herrera, San Jose, Costa Rica
  2. 2 Storm Eye Institute/Medical University of South Carolina Department of Ophthalmology, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
  1. Correspondence to Dr Mae Millicent Winfrey Peterseim, Department of Ophthalmology, Medical University of South Carolina, 167 Ashley ave, Charleston 29425-2503, South Carolina, USA; petersem{at}musc.edu

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  • Contributors ACTC and MMWP had access to all of the data and take responsibility for the integrity of the data and analysis. Study concept and design: ACTC, MMC and MMWP. Acquisition, analysis and interpretation of data: all authors. Drafting of the manuscript: KHU and MMWP. Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: all authors. Statistical analysis: KHU and RHT.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent There is no identifiable patient data included in this report.

  • Ethics approval Scientific Ethics Committee of the National Children’s Hospital, Costa Rica, Comite Etico Cientifico Hospital Nacional de Ninos.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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Footnotes

  • Contributors ACTC and MMWP had access to all of the data and take responsibility for the integrity of the data and analysis. Study concept and design: ACTC, MMC and MMWP. Acquisition, analysis and interpretation of data: all authors. Drafting of the manuscript: KHU and MMWP. Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: all authors. Statistical analysis: KHU and RHT.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent There is no identifiable patient data included in this report.

  • Ethics approval Scientific Ethics Committee of the National Children’s Hospital, Costa Rica, Comite Etico Cientifico Hospital Nacional de Ninos.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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