DOI: 10.1016/j.clnesp.2017.04.004
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Abstract: SUMMARYBackground & aimsThe purpose of the study was to compare the effects of the parenteral emulsion SMOFlipid®, with 15% fish oil, with Clinoleic® on retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) and other morbidities and growth, and to compare their impact on longitudinal serum levels of fatty acids. Retinopathy of prematurity, other morbidity and growth were correlated with each parenteral lipid supplement.MethodsNinety infants born at gestational age <28 weeks were randomized to treatment with SMO-Flipid® or Clinolei…

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