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Table 4 Pearson Correlation coefficient (r) of TcB sternum and TcB forehead for term and preterm babies

From: Evaluation of transcutaneous bilirubinometer (DRAEGER JM 103) use in Zimbabwean newborn babies

TcB site Gestational age r
Forehead 28–36 weeks 0.7548
  ≥37 weeks 0.7048
Sternum 28–36 weeks 0.7691
  ≥37 weeks 0.7614