Author: Subhadra Jalali

Director NEHA (newborn eye health alliance); ROP surgeon incharge of the Indian Twin Cities ROP screening (ITCROPS) program; a trainer to hundreds of ROP specialists globally at L V Prasad Eye Institute, India.
Organisation: L V Prasad Eye Institute

Born Too Soon

Director NEHA (newborn eye health alliance); ROP surgeon incharge of the Indian Twin Cities ROP screening (ITCROPS) program; a trainer to hundreds of ROP specialists globally at L V Prasad Eye Institute, India.
Organisation: L V Prasad Eye Institute

This is on behalf of a blind ROP baby in India and other growing economies… — ‘’She was born too soon’’–seven weeks early–they told my worried parents. I was born at 33 weeks and weighed 1.7 kgs. But technology and care in the hands of trained doctors and nurses helped me survive. Behind them was…