Elevated plasma norepinephrine after in utero exposure to cocaine and marijuana.

@article{Mirochnick1997ElevatedPN,
  title={Elevated plasma norepinephrine after in utero exposure to cocaine and marijuana.},
  author={Mark M Mirochnick and J P Meyer and Deborah A. Frank and Howard D Cabral and Edward Z. Tronick and Barry Zuckerman},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={1997},
  volume={99 4},
  pages={555-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To compare plasma catecholamine concentrations between cocaine-exposed and unexposed term newborns and to determine the relationship between plasma catecholamines and newborn behavior. METHODS Forty-six newborn infants participating in a prospective study of the neonatal and long-term effects of prenatal cocaine exposure were studied. Based on… CONTINUE READING