TABLE 5

Attitudes of NICU Medical Directors Toward Telemedicine for ROP Screening

QuestionResponses, nAgree/Strongly Agree, n (%)Neutral, n (%)Disagree/Strongly Disagree, n (%)
Retinal imaging device could replace screening by indirect ophthalmoscopy377130 (35)152 (40)95 (25)
Telemedicine is a safe practice376114 (30)206 (55)56 (15)
A well-trained reader (nonphysician) could review images for referral37556 (15)137 (37)182 (49)
  • n (%) of nonmissing responses are shown. Percentages may not equal 100% due to rounding.