Caring for Opioid-dependent Pregnant Women: Prenatal and Postpartum Care Considerations.

Abstract

Pregnancy is an opportune time to identify opioid dependence, facilitate conversion to opioid maintenance treatment, and coordinate care with specialists in addiction medicine, behavioral health, and social services. Comprehensive prenatal care for opioid-dependent women involves the evaluation and the management of co-occurring psychiatric disorders… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/GRF.0000000000000098

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@article{Krans2015CaringFO, title={Caring for Opioid-dependent Pregnant Women: Prenatal and Postpartum Care Considerations.}, author={Elizabeth E. Krans and Gerald T Cochran and Debra L. Bogen}, journal={Clinical obstetrics and gynecology}, year={2015}, volume={58 2}, pages={370-9} }