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Newborn Jaundice (cont.)

Author and Editor

Author: David Perlstein, MD, FAAP

Medical Editor: Bhupinder Anand, MD

REFERENCE:

American Academy of Pediatrics, Subcommittee on Hyperbilirubinemia. Management of hyperbilirubinemia in the newborn infant 35 or more weeks of gestation. Pediatrics. 2004;114 :297– 316.

Previous contributing authors and editors: Author: Colby D Mayo, DO, Clinical Instructor of Emergency Medicine & Pediatrics, Department of Emergency Medicine, Hermann Memorial Hospital, University of Texas at Houston Medical School. Coauthor(s): Brent R King, MD, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston; Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine, Memorial Hermann Hospital and LBJ Hospital. Editors: Scott H Plantz, MD, FAAEM, Research Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; James Ungar, MD, Medical Director, Chair Department of Emergency Medicine Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital.


Last Editorial Review: 10/17/2011

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