Trainees' knowledge, attitudes, and practices towards caring for the substance-exposed mother-infant dyad.

@article{Schiff2017TraineesKA,
  title={Trainees' knowledge, attitudes, and practices towards caring for the substance-exposed mother-infant dyad.},
  author={Davida M. Schiff and Barry S. Zuckerman and Elisha M. Wachman and Megan H. Bair-Merritt},
  journal={Substance abuse},
  year={2017},
  volume={38 4},
  pages={
          414-421
        }
}
BACKGROUND As rates of substance use disorder during pregnancy rise, pediatric trainees are increasingly caring for infants with neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS). This study evaluated the knowledge, attitudes, and practices of trainees caring for substance-exposed newborns and their families, comparing differences by level and type of training, and personal experience with addiction or trauma. METHODS A cross-sectional survey of medical students and pediatric, medicine/pediatric, and family… CONTINUE READING