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Light Dose-Response Relationship in Phototherapy

  • K. L. Tan

Abstract

The Kandang Kerbau Hospital, Singapore, presently delivers about 24,000 infants per year. The proportion of infants delivered according to ethnic groups reflects the ethnic composition of the country; of the total population of 2.44 million living in an island state of 618 square kilometres, 76.6% are Chinese, 14.3% Malays, 6.1% Indians, and the rest of mixed descent or Whites.

Keywords

Bilirubin Concentration Neonatal Jaundice Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia Gunn Rat6 Severe Jaundice 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • K. L. Tan
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.National Univ. SingaporeSingaporeRepublic of Singapore
  2. 2.Neonatal UnitKandang Kerbau HospitalSingaporeRepublic of Singapore

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