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Int. J. Neonatal Screen. 2019, 5(1), 14; https://doi.org/10.3390/ijns5010014

Pulse Oximetry Screening for Critical Congenital Heart Defects: A Life-Saving Test for All Newborn Babies

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Institute of Metabolism and Systems Research, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
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Neonatal Unit, Birmingham Women’s and Children’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham B15 2TG, UK
Received: 31 January 2019 / Accepted: 11 February 2019 / Published: 12 February 2019
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Neonatal Screening for Critical Congenital Heart Defects)
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Congenital heart defects (CHD) are the commonest congenital malformations and remain a major cause of neonatal mortality and morbidity in the developed world [...] View Full-Text
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Ewer, A.K. Pulse Oximetry Screening for Critical Congenital Heart Defects: A Life-Saving Test for All Newborn Babies. Int. J. Neonatal Screen. 2019, 5, 14.

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