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Management of Indirect Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia

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Release Date: Wed, 1/1/20
Termination Date: Thu, 12/31/20
Credits: 1
Description: Between 0.4 and 6.2% of healthy > 35 week newborns receive phototherapy for hyperbilirubinemia, and severe hyperbilirubinemia occurs in approximately 7-45 neonates per 100,000 live births. Early diagnosis and appropriate treatment of hyperbilirubinemia can improve patient outcomes and reduce associated costs of care. This self-study CME activity addresses the management of neonatal hyperbilirubinemia.

Educational Objectives: Participants in this CME activity will understand and be able to implement an evidence-based approach to the care of neonatal patients with hyperbilirubinemia, standardizing and improving the quality of care for these patients.
Target Audience: This self-study activity is appropriate for clinicians who provide care for patients with neonatal hyperbilirubinemia in inpatient settings.
Accreditation Information: The University of Michigan Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Michigan Medical School designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Release Date: April 2018

Termination Date: March 2021



Additional Info: Authors:
Nicole Sroufe, MD; Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Jennifer Vredeveld, MD; Internal Medicine, Pediatrics
Michael Levy, MD; Neonatal Hospitalist
Sahoko Little, MD; Family Medicine
Robert Schumacher, MD; Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
F. Jacob Seagull, PhD; Learning Heath Sciences

Consultants:
Linda D. Gobeski, RN; Women's Birth Center
Debra K. Horvath, RN; MI Visiting Nurse Association
Pamela K. Hurley, RN; Women's Birth Center
Kelly A. McCarley, RN; Women's Birth Center
Carolyn M. Pawlowski, RN; Brandon Newborn ICU
Deborah R. Retzer, RN; Women's Birth Center
Kristin Schuster, RN; Women's Birth Center

Financial Disclosure Information:
There are no financial relationships to disclose for this CME activity.

UMHS Guidelines Oversight Team:
Megan R. Mack, MD
David H. Wesorick, MD
F. Jacob Seagull, PhD

Literature Search Services:
Taubman Medical Library

Credits available:

AMA PRA Category 1: 1.00
Participation: 1.00