The Economic Burden of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder in Canada in 2013.

@article{Popova2016TheEB,
  title={The Economic Burden of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder in Canada in 2013.},
  author={Svetlana Popova and Shannon M. Lange and Larry Burd and J{\"u}rgen Rehm},
  journal={Alcohol and alcoholism},
  year={2016},
  volume={51 3},
  pages={367-75}
}
AIM To estimate the economic burden and cost attributable to Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) in Canada in 2013. METHODS This cost-of-illness study examined the impact of FASD on the material welfare of the Canadian society in 2013 by analyzing the direct costs of resources expended on health care, law enforcement, children and youth in care, special education, supportive housing, long-term care, prevention and research, as well as the indirect costs of productivity losses of… CONTINUE READING
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