Document Detail

An evidence-based view on hyperbilirubinaemia.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22404885     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Introduction:  We conducted a review of the evidence which contributes to the current care of jaundiced newborn infants. Methods:  Literature was searched for reviews and randomized controlled trials (RCTs). Results:  Six Cochrane reviews and eight other reviews and eighteen recent RCTs are discussed. Conclusions:  Many children still suffer life-long consequences of severe hyperbilirubinaemia, which could almost always have been prevented relatively easily. Up to date, guidelines summarizing the available evidence into unambiguous recommendations are needed to guide healthcare professionals in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment for infants with hyperbilirubinaemia.
Peter H Dijk; Christian V Hulzebos
Related Documents :
23630305 - Cord serum lipidome in prediction of islet autoimmunity and type 1 diabetes.
25033075 - Does targeted neonatal echocardiography affect hemodynamics and cerebral oxygenation in...
24443185 - Size of the anterior fontanelle: three-dimensional measurement of a key trait in human ...
23168575 - Candidate gene linkage approach to identify dna variants that predispose to preterm birth.
11803425 - Criteria for treatment of neonatal jaundice.
2174185 - A model for evaluation of gas exchange: mouth to mouth ventilation of infants by emerge...
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta paediatrica (Oslo, Norway : 1992). Supplement     Volume:  101     ISSN:  0803-5326     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Paediatr Suppl     Publication Date:  2012 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-03-12     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9315043     Medline TA:  Acta Paediatr Suppl     Country:  Norway    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  3-10     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
© 2012 The Author(s)/Acta Paediatrica © 2012 Foundation Acta Paediatrica.
Department of Neonatology, Beatrix Children's Hospital, University Medical Center Groningen, the Netherlands.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine

Previous Document:  Repeated short-term warming of red blood cell concentrates has minimal effect on their quality.
Next Document:  Evidence-based approach to preventing central line-associated bloodstream infection in the NICU.