Archive for September, 2008

Sep 22 2008

Impact of Expanded Newborn Screening – United States, 2006

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HTML clipboardThe CDC recently published a Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report examining the impact of expanded newborn screening. The CDC used 200-2006 data from those states with well-established MS/MS screening programs to estimate the number of children in the United States who would have been identified with disorders in 2006 if all 50 states and the District of Columbia had been using the ACMG panel. To view this article, go to: http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5737a2.htm

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Sep 17 2008

Bethel-Based Telemedicine Program

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HTML clipboardHTML clipboardOn Capitol Hill today, the Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation’s telemedicine program in Alaska was held up as an example of what high speed internet access can offer rural America. For more information, go to: http://aprn.org/2008/09/16/bethel-based-telemedicine-program-held-up-as-a-model-in-dc/

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