Profile of infants born to drug-using mothers: A state-wide audit
Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 05/04/2012
Abdel–Latif ME et al. – These regional study highlights a substantial prevalence of drug use in pregnancy with considerable adverse perinatal and hospital outcomes in infants born to these mothers. Coordinated health care and resources are needed to support these mother–infant pairs because of their social, medical and mental–health issues.