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KIDROP Publications
  • Vinekar A, Gilbert C, Dogra M, Kurian M, Shainesh G, Shetty B, Bauer N. The KIDROP model of combining strategies for providing retinopathy of prematurity screening in underserved areas in India using wide-field imaging, tele-medicine, non-physician graders and smart phone reporting. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2014 Jan;62(1):41-9. doi: 10.4103/0301-4738.126178. PMID: 24492500; PMCID: PMC3955069.

  • Vinekar A, Jayadev C, Bauer N. Need for telemedicine in retinopathy of prematurity in middle-income countries: e-ROP vs KIDROP. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015 Mar;133(3):360-1. doi: 10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.4913. PMID: 25474398.

  • Vinekar A, Jayadev C, Mangalesh S, Shetty B, Vidyasagar D. Role of tele-medicine in retinopathy of prematurity screening in rural outreach centers in India - a report of 20,214 imaging sessions in the KIDROP program. Semin Fetal Neonatal Med. 2015 Oct;20(5):335-45. doi: 10.1016/j.siny.2015.05.002. Epub 2015Jun 17. PMID: 26092301.

  • Sheet D. Toward a Comprehensive Cure: Digital information and communication technology is helping to meet health care challenges in India. IEEE Pulse. 2016 Nov-Dec;7(6):34-37. doi: 10.1109/MPUL.2016.2607140. PMID: 27875116.

  • Vinekar A, Jayadev C, Mangalesh S, Kurian M, Dogra M, Bauer N, Shetty B. Initiating Retinopathy of Prematurity Screening before Discharge from the Neonatal Care Unit: Effect on Enrolment in Rural India. Indian Pediatr. 2016 Nov 7;53 Suppl 2:S107-S111. PMID: 27915317.

  • Vinekar A, Jayadev C, Dogra M, Shetty B. Improving Follow-up of Infants during Retinopathy of Prematurity Screening in Rural Areas. Indian Pediatr. 2016 Nov 7;53 Suppl 2:S151-S154. PMID: 27915324.

  • Vinekar A, Jayadev C, Kumar S, Mangalesh S, Dogra MR, Bauer NJ, Shetty B. Impact of improved neonatal care on the profile of retinopathy of prematurity in rural neonatal centers in India over a 4-year period. Eye Brain. 2016 May 20;8:45-53. doi: 10.2147/EB.S98715. PMID: 28539801; PMCID: PMC5398752.

  • Vinekar A, Mangalesh S, Jayadev C, Gilbert C, Dogra M, Shetty B. Impact of expansion of telemedicine screening for retinopathy of prematurity in India. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2017 May;65(5):390-395. doi: 10.4103/ijo.IJO_211_17. PMID:28573995; PMCID: PMC5565892.

  • Vinekar A. Screening for ROP. Community Eye Health. 2018;31(101):S8-S9. PMID:30275660; PMCID: PMC6157798.

  • Vinekar A, Bhende P. Innovations in technology and service delivery to improve Retinopathy of Prematurity care. Community Eye Health. 2018;31(101):S20-S22. PMID: 30275664; PMCID: PMC6157804.

  • Vijayalakshmi C, Sakthivel P, Vinekar A. Automated Detection and Classification of Telemedical Retinopathy of Prematurity Images. Telemed J EHealth. 2020 Mar;26(3):354-358. doi: 10.1089/tmj.2019.0004. Epub 2019 May 14.PMID: 31084534.

  • Quinn GE, Vinekar A. The role of retinal photography and telemedicine in ROP screening. Semin Perinatol. 2019 Oct;43(6):367-374. doi:10.1053/j.semperi.2019.05.010. Epub 2019 May 13. PMID: 31153621.

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