Physician awareness of fetal alcohol syndrome: a survey of pediatricians and general practitioners.

  title={Physician awareness of fetal alcohol syndrome: a survey of pediatricians and general practitioners.},
  author={J L Nanson and R K Bolaria and Rani E. Snyder and Barry A Morse and LM. Weiner},
  journal={CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association medicale canadienne},
  volume={152 7},
OBJECTIVE To determine the knowledge, clinical experience and perceived needs for resource materials of Saskatchewan physicians in regard to fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) and alcohol-related birth defects. DESIGN Mailed survey. SETTING Saskatchewan. PARTICIPANTS All 48 pediatricians and half (394) of the family physicians (FPs) and general practitioners (GPs) practising in Saskatchewan received a questionnaire. The numbers of physicians who completed it were 24 and 249 respectively… CONTINUE READING

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