Deadly Delays: Newborn screening testing delay puts newborn’s life at risk

Dr. David Dimmock, associate professor of pediatrics (genetics), discusses the case of a baby boy who was treated at Children’s Hospital for a rare metabolic disease. The series in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel discusses statewide hospital delays in processing newborn blood samples to identify genetic disorders.

http://www.jsonline.com/watchdog/watchdogreports/Deadly-Delays-Watchdog-Report-Newborn-screening-testing-delay-puts-newborns-life-at-risk-228832681.html

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, November 17, 2013

Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Road
Milwaukee, WI 53226
414-955-8296
Directions & Maps

Top