TITLE

Pressure mounts to expand screening of US newborns

AUTHOR(S)
Guthrie, Patricia
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/5/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 1, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the recommendation issued by the Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders and Genetic Diseases in Newborns and Children to require states to screen newborn infants in the U.S. in 2005. Screening required by the state of Connecticut among newborns; Status of newborn screening in the U.S.; Role of tandem mass spectrometry in screening infants; Efforts of federal agencies regarding newborn screening.
ACCESSION #
17430501

 

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