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Table 1 Multidisciplinary team in the follow up program

From: Early intervention program for very low birth weight preterm infants and their parents: a study protocol

Member of the team Role in the team
Pediatrician/Neonatologist Coordination, evaluate growth and screening of development, take care of the general clinical medical problems
Psychologist Evaluate neurodevelopment using scales, psychological problems, parental infant bonding
Pediatric Neurologist Manage seizures, cerebral palsy, swallowing problems
Ophthalmologist Evaluation of Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP), visual acuity, strabismus
Ear, nose and throat doctor Evaluation and management of hearing problems
Nutritionist Management of growth failure
Speech Therapist Speech problems and swallowing problems
Nurse Immunization and Hygiene control