Intervention Protocol

Transcutaneous screening for hyperbilirubinemia in neonates

  1. Charles I Okwundu1,*,
  2. Olalekan A Uthman2,
  3. Johan Smith3

Editorial Group: Cochrane Neonatal Group

Published Online: 11 APR 2014

Assessed as up-to-date: 5 FEB 2014

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD011060


How to Cite

Okwundu CI, Uthman OA, Smith J. Transcutaneous screening for hyperbilirubinemia in neonates (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2014, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD011060. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD011060.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Stellenbosch University, Centre for Evidence-based Health Care, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Tygerberg, South Africa

  2. 2

    Division of Health Sciences, Warwick Medical School, The University of Warwick, Warwick-Centre for Applied Health Research and Delivery (WCAHRD), Warwick, UK

  3. 3

    Stellenbosch University, Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Stellenbosch, South Africa

*Charles I Okwundu, Centre for Evidence-based Health Care, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Tygerberg, South Africa. ciokwundu@sun.ac.za.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 11 APR 2014

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Abstract

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  2. Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To evaluate to the effects of transcutaneous screening for hyperbilirubinemia to prevent the readmission of neonates for phototherapy.