Pregnant Women’s Acceptability of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Drug Use Screening and Willingness to Disclose Use in Prenatal Care

Signy M.Toquinto CNM, WHNP, MS, MA, Nancy F.Berglas DrPH, Monica R.McLemore RN, MPH, PhD, AnaDelgado CNM, MS, Sarah C.M.Roberts DrPH https://doi.org/10.1016/j.whi.2020.05.004 Abstract Purpose Despite the

Pregnancy Status is Associated With Screening for Alcohol and Other Substance Use in the Emergency Department.

Greenmyer JR, Stacy JM, Klug MG, Foster K, Tiongson C, Burd L. J Addict Med. 2020 Jan 14. doi: 10.1097/ADM.0000000000000616. Abstract OBJECTIVES: Determine the rates of screening for substance use in

Identification of Alcohol Risk Drinking Behaviour in Pregnancy Using a Web-Based Questionnaire: Large-Scale Implementation in Antenatal Care

Louise Katrine Kjaer Weile, Chunsen Wu, Hanne Kristine Hegaard, Ulrik Schiøler Kesmodel, Tine Brink Henriksen, Inge Olga Ibsen, Ellen Aagaard Nohr Alcohol and Alcoholism, https://doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/agz100 Abstract Aims This study aimed to

CBC: Family doctors should begin screening patients for alcohol addiction at age 12, B.C. guideline says

Camille Bains · The Canadian Press  Russell Purdy, 33, suffered from addictions for years before going into treatment. The Surrey, B.C., man, who started drinking as a

‘Mixed messaging’ around drinking alcohol while pregnant, says RCM

The Royal College of Midwives has warned of ‘mixed messaging’ after a study revealed that midwives are giving different advice around alcohol consumption during pregnancy.   One

CanFASD Article Summary: Prenatal Alcohol Screening During Pregnancy by Midwives and Nurses

In order to prevent FASD, it is important for professionals who work with pregnant women, such as midwives and nurses, to properly screen for alcohol

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