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Association of antenatal steroid and risk of retinopathy of prematurity: a systematic review and meta-analysis
  1. Cheuk-Ling Yim1,
  2. Matthew Tam1,
  3. Hiu-Lam Chan1,
  4. Shu-Min Tang1,
  5. Sunny C L Au1,2,
  6. Wilson W K Yip1,
  7. Simon T C Ko2,
  8. Shi Song Rong1,
  9. Li Jia Chen1,
  10. Danny Siu-Chun Ng1,
  11. Jason C S Yam1
  1. 1 Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  2. 2 Department of Ophthalmology, Tung Wah Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  1. Correspondence to Dr Jason C S Yam, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Eye Hospital, Hong Kong, Hong Kong; yamcheuksing{at}gmail.com

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  • C-LY, MT and H-LC contributed equally.

  • 32nd Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology Congress 2017.

  • Contributors JCSY conceptualised and directed the work. C-LY, MT and H-LC did the literature search; C-LY and MT did the data extraction and analysis; MT and H-LC did the quality assessment, while discrepancies were resolved by discussion with S-MT. C-LY, MT and H-LC drafted the article, and contributed equally. JCSY, SCLA, SSR and S-MT provided critical revision of the article. All authors revised and approved the final manuscript.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent Not required.

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

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Footnotes

  • C-LY, MT and H-LC contributed equally.

  • 32nd Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology Congress 2017.

  • Contributors JCSY conceptualised and directed the work. C-LY, MT and H-LC did the literature search; C-LY and MT did the data extraction and analysis; MT and H-LC did the quality assessment, while discrepancies were resolved by discussion with S-MT. C-LY, MT and H-LC drafted the article, and contributed equally. JCSY, SCLA, SSR and S-MT provided critical revision of the article. All authors revised and approved the final manuscript.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent Not required.

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

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