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Pregnancy Outcomes

Key Findings about Opioid Use during Pregnancy

Prescription Opioids in Pregnancy and Birth Outcomes (Literature Review)

Prescription Opioids During Pregnancy

Maternal Opioid Use and its impact on Perinatal Morbidity, Mortality, and Costs


Birth Defects

Association of Gestational Opioid Exposure and Risk of Major & Minor Congenital

Periconceptional Use of Opioids and the Risk of Neural Tube Defects


Infant Mortality

Infant Mortality Associated with Prenatal Opioid Exposure


Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS/NOWS)

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NAS Key Points

NAS Overview Video

SAMHSA Healthy Pregnancy Healthy Baby Fact Sheets

NCSACW NAS Resources (Guides, Trainings, Videos, Webinars, & more)

NAS Treatment Fact Sheet

NAS Infographic

NAS Among Newborn Hospitalizations Maryland vs. National

National Epidemic of NAS Recorded Presentation


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