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April 1969

Light-Evoked Cortical and Retinal Responses in Premature Infants

Author Affiliations

New York
From the departments of ophthalmology, neurology, and pediatrics, New York University Medical Center, New York.

Arch Ophthalmol. 1969;81(4):454-459. doi:10.1001/archopht.1969.00990010456002

Recordings of cortical and retinal responses to a series of light flashes were obtained from 50 premature infants and a smaller number of newborns and older infants and children. Data revealed a gradual evolution of the cortical-evoked response with advancing age. The electroretinogram, recorded simultaneously, remained essentially unchanged.

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