Pulse oximetry screening for critical congenital heart disease

07/16/2014 | Journal of Pediatrics, The

Critical congenital heart disease (CCHD), which affects 1-3/1000 infants annually in the U.S., often is diagnosed by prenatal ultrasound or by clinical examination shortly after birth. Because a subset of these infants will be missed, there have been recent efforts to screen for CCHD with pulse oximetry screening (POS). This observational study shows that POS for CCHD can be successfully implemented for out-of-hospital births.

View Full Article in:

Journal of Pediatrics, The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director, Litigation & Investigations EMEA
Gilead Sciences
Stockely Park
Assistant General Counsel/Senior Corporate Counsel
South San Francisco, CA
Senior Analyst Compliance
Edwards Lifesciences
Irvine, CA
Legal Counsel
Fort Worth, TX
Director, Senior Legal Counsel
Fort Worth, TX