Prenatal alcohol exposure among Alaska Native/American Indian infants

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Burhan A. Khan; Renee F. Robinson; Julia J. Smith; Denise A. Dillard;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group
  • Journal: International Journal of Circumpolar Health,volume 72 (issn: 2242-3982, eissn: 1239-9736)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3402/ijch.v72i0.20973, pmc: PMC3753124
  • Subject: fetal alcohol spectrum disorder | Alaska Native/American Indian infants | RC955-962 | Behavioral Health | prenatal alcohol exposure | fetal alcohol syndrome | prenatal alcohol exposure; fetal alcohol syndrome; fetal alcohol spectrum disorder; Alaska Native/American Indian infants | Supplement 1, 2013 | Arctic medicine. Tropical medicine

Background. Recent reports indicate a decline in rates of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) among Alaska Native and American Indian (AN/AI) infants. Nevertheless, AN/AI infants remain disproportionately impacted by the effects of prenatal alcohol exposure.Methods. AN/AI preg... View more
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