Part 1: Opiate Addiction and Pregnancy Part 2: Methadone vs Buprenorphine : What Goes?. John McCarthy, M.D. Medical Director, BAART/Bi-Valley Medical Clinic, Sacramento Associate Professor of Psychiatry, UC Davis. Pregnancy is Politics!!.
When the mother is in withdrawal then the fetus is in withdrawalThis is true for the second trimester onward, probably not in the first trimester.
Seiko in England reports a rate of treatment of 11%: the lowest rate of treatment ever reported.
Abrahams in Vancouver reports a treatment rate of 30%
Do neonates go into withdrawal from the mother? (Maternal Absence Syndrome)
Do NICU environments exacerbate NAS?
How necessary are NICUs for NAS management?
Can NAS scoring be done with the mother present?