Development of bilirubin jaundice (BiliDice) device for neonates

Mohd Azrul Hisham, Mohd Adib and Mohd Hanafi, Abdul Rahim and Nur Hazreen, Mohd Hasni (2019) Development of bilirubin jaundice (BiliDice) device for neonates. In: MERD'19: Proceedings of Mechanical Engineering Research Day 2019, 31 July 2019 , Kampus Teknologi UTeM, Melaka, Malaysia. pp. 188-189.. ISBN 978-967-2145-65-3 (online)

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In Malaysia, generally the blood samples are taken and various laboratory experiments are performed to determine the exact jaundice level for newborn. As the process is repetitive, it causes trauma to infants and also requires experts to perform the test. In this paper, the bilirubin jaundice so-called BiliDice device is proposed. The device consists of three main components: RGB colour sensor, microcontroller, and LCD display. The advantage of this prototype is affordable and portable. This device is simple, easy to handle, fast and accurate readings for the bilirubin level of the newborn.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Lecture)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Neonatal jaundice; bilirubin; color sensor; Arduino uno; phototherapy
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
T Technology > T Technology (General)
Faculty/Division: Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Depositing User: Noorul Farina Arifin
Date Deposited: 06 Dec 2019 08:40
Last Modified: 26 Dec 2019 01:42
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