Latest Publications and Research on Neonatal Jaundice
Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency in neonatal hyperbilirubinaemia: Hacettepe experience.
Celik HT, Günbey C, Unal S, Gümrük F, Yurdakök M
Section of Neonatology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey.
AIM: The aim of this study was to investigate the prevalence of glucose-6-phospate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency in newborn infants with neonatal hy... Read More
J Paediatr Child Health 2013 Apr 11
Randomised controlled trial of single phototherapy with reflecting curtains versus double phototherapy in term newborns with hyperbilirubinaemia.
Abd Hamid IJ, M Iyen MI, Ibrahim NR, Abd Majid N, Ramli N, Van Rostenberghe H
Advanced Medical and Dentistry Institute, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang.
AIM: The use of reflecting curtains with single phototherapy has not yet been directly compared with double phototherapy (DP). The objective of this s... Read More
Niger J Clin Pract
Neonatal jaundice and its management: Knowledge, attitude, and practice among expectant mothers attending antenatal clinic at University of Benin Teaching Hospital, Benin City, Nigeria.
Egube BA, Ofili AN, Isara AR, Onakewhor JU
Department of Community Health, University of Benin Teaching Hospital, Benin City, Nigeria.
Introduction: Neonatal Jaundice (NNJ) is a common disorder worldwide and one of the important contributors to the high neonatal morbidity and mortalit... Read More
J. Matern. Fetal. Neonatal. Med. 2013 Apr 8
Birth trauma - Risk Factors and Short Term Neonatal Outcome.
Linder N, Linder I, Fridman E, Kouadio F, Lubin D, Merlob P, Yogev Y, Melamed N
Departments of Neonatology.
ABSTRACT Objective: The ability to predict birth trauma (BT) based on the currently recognized risk factors is limited and there is little information... Read More
Twin Res Hum Genet 2013 Apr 2
Perinatal Outcomes in Preterm Growth-Restricted Twins: Effects of Gestational Age and Fetal Condition.
Manzanares S, Sanchez-Gila M, Moreno-Martinez MD, Ramirez-Arredondo A, Pineda A
Obstetrics and Gynecology Department, Virgen de las Nieves University Hospital, Granada, Spain.
Objective: To evaluate the perinatal outcome of intrauterine growth-restricted preterm twins and contribution of prematurity to morbidity and mortalit... Read More
Cochrane Database Syst Rev
Anti-D administration after spontaneous miscarriage for preventing Rhesus alloimmunisation.
Karanth L, Jaafar SH, Kanagasabai S, Nair NS, Barua A
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Melaka Manipal Medical College, Bukit Baru, Jalan Batu, Hampar, Melaka, Malaysia, 75150.
During pregnancy, a Rhesus-negative (Rh-negative) woman may develop antibodies if her fetus is Rh-positive, which can cause fetal morbidity or mortali... Read More
J Parasit Dis
Transplacental transmission of Babesia equi (Theileria equi) from carrier mares to foals.
Chhabra S, Ranjan R, Uppal SK, Singla LD
Department of Clinical Veterinary Medicine, Ethics and Jurisprudence, College of Veterinary Sciences, GADVASU, Ludhiana, 141004 Punjab India.
This article communicates the first per-acute and fatal clinical report of transplacental transmission of Theileria equi from carrier mothers to foals... Read More
Clin Liver Dis
Alagille syndrome and other hereditary causes of cholestasis.
Hartley JL, Gissen P, Kelly DA
Liver Unit, Birmingham Children's Hospital, Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham B4 6NH, UK.
Neonatal conjugated jaundice is a common presentation of hereditary liver diseases, which, although rare, are important to recognize early. Developmen... Read More
Nurs J India
Neonatal sepsis, bacterial isolates and antibiotic susceptibility patterns among neonates.
Pais M, Devi ES, Pai MV, Lewis L, Gorge A, Mayya SS, Bairy KL
Manipal College of Nursing, Manipal University, Manipal.
Data from hospital records of 96 neonates hospitalised with sepsis were analysed using SPSS 11.5 version to identify sepsis--its signs and symptoms wi... Read More
Br. J. Dermatol. 2013 Mar 23
Long-term hazards of neonatal blue light phototherapy.
Oláh J, Tóth-Molnár E, Kemény L, Csoma Z
Department of Dermatology and Allergology, University of Szeged, Hungary.
Blue light (BL) phototherapy has been an essential therapeutic tool in the management of neonatal jaundice for decades. It is rarely accompanied by ac... Read More