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Drugscope. (2005) Substance misuse in pregnancy: a resource book for professionals. London: Drugscope .

Based on an original publication from the Lothian Health Board, this book will establish a 'framework for care' so that all women who use drugs can be offered appropriate support before, during and after the birth of their child. Packed with up-to-date information, its jargon-free style makes it accessible to everyone. Drug workers, health visitors, nurses, GPs, midwives, social workers and students for all disciplines will find this book essential for working effectively with children and families affected by drug and alcohol misuse.

Item Type:Book
Call No:EE20.4.2
Pages:128 p.
Corporate Creators:Drugscope
Place of Publication:London
ISBN:1 904319 35 1
Edition:Drugscope 2005
Keywords:pregnancy, fetal development, maternal AOD exposure, fetal alcohol effects, AODU harm reduction, harm reduction, pregnant female, pregnant woman
Notes:First published by NHS Lothian, 2003.
Accession Number:HRB 2890 (Available)
Subjects:T Demographic characteristics > Mother
N Communication, information and education > Recommendations or guidelines
E Concepts in biomedical areas > Pregnancy
T Demographic characteristics > Pregnant woman
G Health and disease > Disorder by cause > Developmental disorder
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Substance use prevention > Substance use harm reduction

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