Review of the national newborn screening programme for inherited metabolic disorders

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/71986
Title:
Review of the national newborn screening programme for inherited metabolic disorders
Authors:
HeBE programme of action for children, The health boards executive
Publisher:
HeBE Programme of Action for Children
Issue Date:
Oct-2004
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/71986
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
The screening of newborn children for metabolic disorders is one of the unsung successes of the health service in Ireland. The screening programme enables potentially devastating diseases to be detected at a very early stage and allow treatment to be started immediately at a stage before any significant damage has been done.This review was commissioned by the C.E.O.’s of the Health Boards and the Chief Medical Officer of the Department of Health to ensure that the excellent work undertaken in Ireland continues to keep pace with the best international practice.
Keywords:
SCREENING

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorHeBE programme of action for children, The health boards executive-
dc.date.accessioned2009-06-30T15:48:56Z-
dc.date.available2009-06-30T15:48:56Z-
dc.date.issued2004-10-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/71986-
dc.descriptionThe screening of newborn children for metabolic disorders is one of the unsung successes of the health service in Ireland. The screening programme enables potentially devastating diseases to be detected at a very early stage and allow treatment to be started immediately at a stage before any significant damage has been done.This review was commissioned by the C.E.O.’s of the Health Boards and the Chief Medical Officer of the Department of Health to ensure that the excellent work undertaken in Ireland continues to keep pace with the best international practice.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherHeBE Programme of Action for Childrenen
dc.subjectSCREENINGen
dc.titleReview of the national newborn screening programme for inherited metabolic disordersen
dc.typeReporten
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