Objective Measures of Prenatal Alcohol Exposure: A Systematic Review

  title={Objective Measures of Prenatal Alcohol Exposure: A Systematic Review},
  author={Cheryl McQuire and S. Paranjothy and L. Hurt and M. Mann and D. Farewell and A. Kemp},
  • Cheryl McQuire, S. Paranjothy, +3 authors A. Kemp
  • Published 2016
  • Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • CONTEXT: Objective measurement of prenatal alcohol exposure (PAE) is essential for identifying children at risk for adverse outcomes, including fetal alcohol spectrum disorders. Biomarkers have been advocated for use in universal screening programs, but their validity has not been comprehensively evaluated. OBJECTIVE: To systematically review the validity of objective measures of PAE. DATA SOURCES: Thirteen electronic databases and supplementary sources were searched for studies published… CONTINUE READING
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