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Adapted protocol for pulse oximetry screening for congenital heart defects in a country with homebirths.

This article discusses a protocol that has been developed to fit into the Dutch perinatal setting, and which may be useful for countries that are planning to implement CCHD screening after homebirths or early discharge from hospital.

Title: Adapted protocol for pulse oximetry screening for congenital heart defects in a country with homebirths.
Date: July 4, 2014
Authors: Ilona C. Narayen, Nico A. Blom, Marjolein S. Verhart, Marrit Smit, Fennie Posthumus, Annique J. M. van den Broek, Hester Havers, Monique C. Haak, Arjan B. te Pas
Link: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24990493