Jaundice meter for evaluating the degree of neonatal hyperbilirubinemia
The device BILITEST 2000 is jaundice meter for newborn by means of
measurement spectral coefficients of luminous reflectance of hypodermic tissues
at two wave lengths.
It is intended for determination of transcutaneous bilirubin index (TBI) when evaluating the degree of neonatal hyperbilirubinemia. The device can be applied for screening of hyperbilirubinemia level, it is convenient for a wide scope of practical applications and allows to limit the number of newborns requiring blood sampling for bilirubin examination. The device provides the opportunity of detailed monitoring of the course of jaundice and efficiency of the therapy applied.