Robertson A, Kazmierczak S, Vos P. "Improved Transcutaneous Bilirubinometry: Comparison of SpectRx BiliCheck and Minolta Jaundice Meter JM-102 for Estimating Total Serum Bilirubin in a Normal Newborn Population." Journal of Perinatology 2002;22;12 http://www.nature.com/jp/journal/v22/n1/pdf/7210592a.pdf
Developed by J. Ryan Heinrick MD in December of 2011, v2.0 in July 2013. Contact Ryan here.
This tool is to be used as a guide to screen for risk of hyperbilirubinemia in newborns. Practitioners should use their own clinical judgement when using this tool and applying the results to individual patients.