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Title: Efficacy of phototherapy for hyperbilirubinaemia in infants with the respiratory distress syndrome
Authors: Tan, K.L. 
Lim, G.C.
Boey, K.W.
Keywords: Hyperbilirubinaemia
Phototherapy
Preterm infants
Respiratory distress syndrome
Issue Date: 1995
Source: Tan, K.L.,Lim, G.C.,Boey, K.W. (1995). Efficacy of phototherapy for hyperbilirubinaemia in infants with the respiratory distress syndrome. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health 31 (2) : 127-129. ScholarBank@NUS Repository.
Abstract: Objective: To evaluate the efficacy of phototherapy for hyperbilirubinaemia in preterm infants with and without the respiratory distress syndrome (RDS). Methodology: Prospective cohort study of preterm infants cared for at Kandang Kerbau Hospital, Singapore: 170 with RDS and 477 without RDS, sepsis or other complications (control group) presenting with non-haemolytic hyperbilirubinaemia at about the same time were exposed to daylight phototherapy when bilirubin concentrations exceeded 255 μmol/L or 222 μmol/L if
Source Title: Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health
URI: http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/129229
ISSN: 10344810
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