Management of neonatal jaundice in low- and middle-income countries

Tina M. Slusher, Yvonne E. Vaucher

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Abstract

Abbreviations: ABE: acute bilirubin encephalopathy; ABR: auditory evoked brainstem response; BIND: bilirubin-induced neurological dysfunction; EBT: exchange blood transfusions; HIC: high-income countries; KSD: kernicterus spectrum disorder; LED: light-emitting diode; LMIC: low- and middle-income countries; SNH: severe neonatal jaundice or hyperbilirubinaemia; TcB: transcutaneous bilirubinometry; TSB: total serum bilirubin.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)7-10
Number of pages4
JournalPaediatrics and International Child Health
Volume40
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 2 2020

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Keywords

  • Commentary
  • neonatal hyperbilirubinemia
  • neonatal jaundice
  • phototherapy

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  • Comment

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