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Screening of Infants for Hyperbilirubinemia to Prevent Chronic Bilirubin Encephalopathy

Release Date: October 2009


This topic page summarizes the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on screening infants for hyperbilirubinemia.

Summary of Recommendation / Supporting Documents


Summary of Recommendation

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Supporting Documents

Screening of Infants for Hyperbilirubinemia to Prevent Chronic Bilirubin Encephalopathy, October 2009
Recommendation Statement (PDF File, 650 KB; PDF Help)
Supporting Article (PDF File, 315 KB; PDF Help)
Evidence Synthesis (PDF File, 1.6 MB; PDF Help)
Clinical Summary (PDF File, 65 KB; PDF Help)

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Current as of October 2009


Internet Citation:

Screening of Infants for Hyperbilirubinemia to Prevent Chronic Bilirubin Encephalopathy, Topic Page. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. October 2009. http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/uspshyperb.htm


 


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