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Morphine versus Methadone Treatment for Neonatal Withdrawal and Impact on Early Infant Development

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Burke S, Beckwith AM. "Morphine versus Methadone Treatment for Neonatal Withdrawal and Impact on Early Infant Development." Global Pediatric Health. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1177/2333794X17721128
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Abstract

Objective: Compare developmental outcomes in infants treated with morphine versus methadone.

Public Health Strategies to Prevent Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome: CDC Grand Rounds

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Ko JY, Wolicki S, Barfield WD, et al. (2017). CDC Grand Rounds: Public Health Strategies to Prevent Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep; 66: 242–245. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15585/mmwr.mm6609a2
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Public Health Burden of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

Neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) is a drug withdrawal syndrome that most commonly occurs in infants after in utero exposure to opioids, although other substances have also been associated with the syndrome (1).