(redirected from retinopathy of prematurity)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ROPRegional Occupational Program
ROPRetinopathy Of Prematurity
ROPRéseau de Recherche sur les Opérations de Paix (French: Research Network on Peace Operations)
ROPRate of Perforation (engineering)
ROPRecord of Performance
ROPRun Of Paper (printing)
ROPRoper Industries, Inc. (stock symbol)
ROPReturn-Oriented Programming
ROPRestriction of Privileges (punishment)
ROPRate of Pay (employment)
ROPRoyal Orchid Plus (Thai Airways reward scheme)
ROPReturn of Premium (insurance)
ROPReligion of Peace
ROPRelief of Pain (dentistry)
ROPRepublic of Palau
ROPRoll Over Protection (product safety)
ROPRemote Operations
ROPRate Of Penetration (Oil Industry)
ROPReorder Point
ROPRetail Operations
ROPRemote Operation Panel (photography)
ROPRaster Operation
ROPRegional Operating Plan
ROPRead Only Printer
ROPRe-Order Point
ROPResource Oriented Protocol
ROPRisc Operation
ROPRoll over Protection
ROPRemote Operations Service
ROPResult Output Period
ROPRelational Operator
ROPRegional Operations Plan (Pennsylvania Department of Transportation)
ROPReviews of Progress (weekly scientific journal)
ROPRate Of Progress
ROPRepeat Offender Program (various locations)
ROPReport on Proposals
ROPRate of Penetration (drilling industry)
ROPRoyal Oman Police (Sultanate of Oman)
ROPRegional Operational Programme
ROPResearch Opportunity Program (various organizations)
ROPRailway Oriented Programming (computing)
ROPRules of Procedure
ROPRing Opening Polymerization
ROPRural Organizing Project
ROPRun of Press (advertising)
ROPRepayment Option Plan (Vanquis Bank)
ROPReactor Oversight Program (US NRC)
ROPRepublic of the Philippines
ROPRight of Passage
ROPRuch Odbudowy Polski (Movement for the Reconstruction of Poland)
ROPReduced Oxygen Packaging
ROPRepublic Of Panama
ROPRegistered Options Principal (securities)
ROPRune of Protection (gaming)
ROPRender Output Unit (digital video)
ROPReport Output Period (computing)
ROPRetraites Ouvrières et Paysannes (French: Pensions of Workers and Peasants)
ROPRich of Peak (fuel mixture setting)
ROPRun of Page (newspaper advertising placement)
ROPRanger Orientation Program
ROPRota, Northern Mariana Islands - Rota (Airport Code)
ROPRegional Oversight Policy
ROPRight Occipito-Posterior
ROPRead-Only Printer
ROPReadout Protection (microcontroller, semiconductor)
ROPRead on Please (Internet slang)
ROPRage of Predator (gaming clan)
ROPRéseau Optique et Photonique (French: Optics and Photonics Network)
ROPRepatriation of Remains
ROPRaster Operation(s) (computer graphics)
ROPReturn on Promotion
ROPReceive Operate
ROPRugby Olympique Pantin (French Olympic rugby team)
References in periodicals archive ?
Frequency of Retinopathy of Prematurity in Premature Neonates with a Birth Weight below 1500 Grams and a Gestational Age <32 Weeks: A Study from a Tertiary Care Hospital in a Lower-Middle Income Country.
Advances in neonatal intensive care management of extremely premature infants in the developed world and now also in developing countries, has led to an increased survival and an increase risk of long term morbidities like retinopathy of prematurity (ROP).1 There are differing trends in the frequency and severity of ROP ranging from 10.5% to as high as 58%.2,3 In preterm neonates the development of any ROP is associated with both lower birth weight (BW) and lower gestational age (GA).4 There are various other risk factors for development of ROP which include neonatal sepsis, respiratory distress syndrome, anemia resulting in multiple blood transfusions and apnea of prematurity.5 ROP is considered as a preventable cause of blindness and therefore its screening is essential.
Screening for retinopathy of prematurity in a large tertiary neonatal intensive care unit in Turkey: frequency and risk factors.
Biswas, "Functional and anatomical outcomes after primary lens-sparing pars plana vitrectomy for Stage 4 retinopathy of prematurity," Indian Journal of Ophthalmology, vol.
Walker, and V Lorch, "Should fewer premature infants be screened for retinopathy of prematurity in the managed care era?" Pediatrics, vol.
Smith, "Current update on retinopathy of prematurity: screening and treatment," Current Opinion in Pediatrics, vol.
After the advancement in the treatment for retinopathy of prematurity, it is no more a blinding disease.
The initiative is being launched to avoid the development of retinopathy of prematurity (ROP), a potentially blinding condition that affects premature babies and is one of the most common causes of visual loss in childhood.
Retinopathy of prematurity in the Dominican Republic: challenges to screening and prevention.
Retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) is an important cause of childhood blindness.