Accuracy of pulse oximetry in screening for congenital heart disease in asymptomatic newborns: a systematic review.

@article{Thangaratinam2007AccuracyOP,
  title={Accuracy of pulse oximetry in screening for congenital heart disease in asymptomatic newborns: a systematic review.},
  author={Shakila Thangaratinam and Jane Daniels and Andrew K. Ewer and Javier Zamora and Khalid S Khan},
  journal={Archives of disease in childhood. Fetal and neonatal edition},
  year={2007},
  volume={92 3},
  pages={
          F176-80
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the accuracy of pulse oximetry as a screening tool for congenital heart disease in asymptomatic newborns. DESIGN, DATA SOURCES AND METHODS: Systematic review of relevant studies identified through MEDLINE, EMBASE, Cochrane Library, MEDION, and bibliographies of retrieved primary and review articles. Two reviewers independently extracted data on study characteristics, quality and results to construct 2x2 tables with congenital heart disease as the reference standard. A… CONTINUE READING
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