Central and autonomie nervous systems' signs associated with in utero exposure to cocaine/opiates

Henrietta S. Bada, Charles R. Bauer, Seetha Shankaran, Barry Lester, Linda L. Wright, Joel Verter, Vincent L. Smeriglio, Loretta P. Finnegan, Penelope L. Maza

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Abstract

In summary, we found that the prevalence of CNS/ANS signs was significantly higher in the infants exposed to cocaine and/or opiates than in nonexposed infants. However, the prevalence of a large number of these signs was less than 5%. The prevalence rates of these signs are lower when exposure involved cocaine only; thus, their assessment has limited clinical utility.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)431-434
Number of pages4
JournalAnnals of the New York Academy of Sciences
Volume846
DOIs
StatePublished - 1998

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • History and Philosophy of Science

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    Bada, H. S., Bauer, C. R., Shankaran, S., Lester, B., Wright, L. L., Verter, J., Smeriglio, V. L., Finnegan, L. P., & Maza, P. L. (1998). Central and autonomie nervous systems' signs associated with in utero exposure to cocaine/opiates. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 846, 431-434. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1749-6632.1998.tb09773.x