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  • Protecting B.C. newborns from eye infections and blindness

    December 06, 2013
    When babies are born in British Columbia hospitals, the standard of care includes treating all newborns with a topical antibiotic to prevent eye infections that can cause blindness. Physicians and parents alike have wondered: Is the treatment still necessary?
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