Molecular tests to detect infections in newborn babies

A new Cochrane Systematic Review looking at whether molecular tests detect infection better than the standard culture methods for detecting infection in newborn babies has found that “although there were some issues with selection of newborn babies for this review, overall the methods used by the studies were adequate.” The quality of the evidence was rated as moderate to low.

To read the full review click here

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