Foster placed children prenatally exposed to poly-substances

  title={Foster placed children prenatally exposed to poly-substances},
  author={Kari Slinning},
  journal={European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry},
This paper reports on a prospective, longitudinal study of children prenatally exposed to poly-substances, who were reared under minimal postnatal risk conditions. The aim of the study was to examine whether the substance-exposed group exhibited a higher level of attention-related problems than a group of age-matched, nonexposed children. The substance-exposed children (n = 42) evinced significant elevated levels of impulsivity and attention problems on the CBCL and on the ADHD rating scale at… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 17 extracted citations

Cognitive function of youths born to mothers with opioid and poly-substance abuse problems during pregnancy.

Child neuropsychology : a journal on normal and abnormal development in childhood and adolescence • 2017
View 8 Excerpts


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 49 references

Manual for the Child Behavior Checklist/4–18 and 1991 Profile. Burlington: University of Vermont Department of Psychiatry

TM Achenbach
View 8 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Children prenatally exposed to substances: genderrelated differences in outcome from infancy to 3 years of age

V Moe, K Slinning
Infant Mental Health J • 2001
View 6 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

A comparison of children affected by prenatal alcohol exposure and attention deficit, hyperactivity disorder

CD Coles, A Platzman, +3 authors IE Smith
Alcoholism: Clin Experiment Res • 1997
View 4 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Prenatal drug exposure and the conceptualization of long-term effects.

Scandinavian journal of psychology • 2002
View 2 Excerpts

ADHD in Swedish 3- to 7-year-old children.

Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry • 2001
View 2 Excerpts

The comorbidity of ADHD in the general population of Swedish school-age children

B Kadesjø, C Gillberg
J Child Psychol Psychiatry • 2001
View 1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…