A practical guide to Newborn Bloodspot Screening in Ireland

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/304769
Title:
A practical guide to Newborn Bloodspot Screening in Ireland
Authors:
Health Service Executive (HSE); National Newborn Bloodspot Screening Laboratory Children’s University Hospital Temple Street, Dublin
Publisher:
Health Service Executive (HSE)
Issue Date:
Jun-2011
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/304769
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
The newborn screening programme for phenylketonuria was started in Ireland the Children’s University Hospital, Temple Street in February 1966. The Irish programme was one of the first national programmes in the world. All babies born on or after 1st July 2011 are screened for Cystic Fibrosis. In 2011, the Health Service Executive (HSE) agreed a Governance Structure for Newborn Screening and will be implementing national agreed procedures and standards for the Newborn Bloodspot Screening Programme. The screening programme involves many healthcare professionals, each with their own expertise and responsibilities. It is co-ordinated through the National Newborn Bloodspot Screening Laboratory at the Children’s University Hospital.
Keywords:
INFANT CARE; NEW BORN SCREENING; HEALTH PROTECTION
Series/Report no.:
5th Edition

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorHealth Service Executive (HSE)en_GB
dc.contributor.authorNational Newborn Bloodspot Screening Laboratory Children’s University Hospital Temple Street, Dublinen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2013-10-30T12:55:27Z-
dc.date.available2013-10-30T12:55:27Z-
dc.date.issued2011-06-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/304769-
dc.descriptionThe newborn screening programme for phenylketonuria was started in Ireland the Children’s University Hospital, Temple Street in February 1966. The Irish programme was one of the first national programmes in the world. All babies born on or after 1st July 2011 are screened for Cystic Fibrosis. In 2011, the Health Service Executive (HSE) agreed a Governance Structure for Newborn Screening and will be implementing national agreed procedures and standards for the Newborn Bloodspot Screening Programme. The screening programme involves many healthcare professionals, each with their own expertise and responsibilities. It is co-ordinated through the National Newborn Bloodspot Screening Laboratory at the Children’s University Hospital.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherHealth Service Executive (HSE)en_GB
dc.relation.ispartofseries5th Editionen_GB
dc.subjectINFANT CAREen_GB
dc.subjectNEW BORN SCREENINGen_GB
dc.subjectHEALTH PROTECTIONen_GB
dc.titleA practical guide to Newborn Bloodspot Screening in Irelanden_GB
dc.typeReporten
All Items in Lenus, The Irish Health Repository are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.