[Evaluation of the Neonatal Screening Program for congenital hypothyroidism and phenylketonuria in the State of Mato Grosso, Brazil].

@article{Stranieri2009EvaluationOT,
  title={[Evaluation of the Neonatal Screening Program for congenital hypothyroidism and phenylketonuria in the State of Mato Grosso, Brazil].},
  author={In{\^e}s Stranieri and Olga Akiko Takano},
  journal={Arquivos brasileiros de endocrinologia e metabologia},
  year={2009},
  volume={53 4},
  pages={446-52}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the Reference Center for Neonatal Screening for congenital hypothyroidism and phenylketonuria for the State of Mato Grosso. METHOD Cross-sectional study using secondary data of screening tests carried out from January 2003 to December 2004. RESULTS 66,337 exams were conducted with population coverage of less than 70%. The… CONTINUE READING