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prediction of pulse oximetry in the dignosis of congenital heart diseasein the first 48 hours of life

zeynalou, alireza (2015) prediction of pulse oximetry in the dignosis of congenital heart diseasein the first 48 hours of life. Masters thesis, qazvin university of medical sciences , qazvin , iran.

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Abstract Background: Delayed diagnosis of critical and cyanotic congenital heart diseases in asymptomatic newborns can lead to significant morbidity and mortality in this age group. The aim of this study was to determine the utility of hand and foot oxygen saturation as a screening test for the early detection of critical and cyanotic congenital heart diseases in asymptomatic newborns in the first day of life. Methods: In this cross-sectional study of 700 healthy term infants from summer 2014 to summer 2015 that were born Kosar hospital, under the right arm and leg were pulse oximetry. All newborn children were visited by physician specialty and pulse oximetry their hands and feet were performed. Arterial oxygen saturation of SPO2> 90%hand or right foot, was considered normal. Predictive value of pulse oximetry and the clinical examination. The results are analyzed using SPSS version 16 was used.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Subjects: R Medicine > RJ Pediatrics
Divisions: University Thesis > Faculty of Medicine
Depositing User: Medicine School Students
Date Deposited: 20 Dec 2015 04:16
Last Modified: 20 Dec 2015 04:16
URI: http://eprints.qums.ac.ir/id/eprint/3186

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