THE TIMES: Neonatal screening

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Release date: 17/7/2019

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Babies are tested for a number of conditions soon after birth, but varied approaches to screening worldwide highlight how fragmented the medical profession remains over this vital process, reports The Times (no link available). "I think some countries have been less cognizant of understanding the harms around just adding in more and more conditions," says health economist Professor Katherine Payne.

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TitleNeonatal screening
Media name/outletThe Times
Media typePrint
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date17/07/19
DescriptionBabies are tested for a number of conditions soon after birth, but varied approaches to screening worldwide highlight how fragmented the medical profession remains over this vital process, reports The Times (no link available). "I think some countries have been less cognizant of understanding the harms around just adding in more and more conditions," says health economist Professor Katherine Payne.
PersonsKatherine Payne