Term Neonatal Jaundice Screening by Transmission Transcutaneous Bilirubinometer


  • Charoensiriwat V


Neonatal non-hemolytic jaundice, Phototherapy with T8 (18 watt) fluorescent tubes mounted on light reflecting lamp holder


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Charoensiriwat V. Term Neonatal Jaundice Screening by Transmission Transcutaneous Bilirubinometer. j dept med ser [Internet]. 2018 Oct. 1 [cited 2022 Oct. 7];43(5):45-8. Available from: https://he02.tci-thaijo.org/index.php/JDMS/article/view/247760



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