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Newborn Metabolic Screening in Alberta 2002-2005
Creator: Alberta Health and Wellness
Categories: Maternal and Child Health
PDF, 26 pages.
This report provides an overview of the Newborn Metabolic Screening (NMS) Program in Alberta from 2002 to 2005. Data from the NMS application are used to report on key program indicators. During this period, the Alberta NMS program screened for three conditions: phenylketonuria, congenital hypothyroidism, and biotinidase deficiency.