Fetal Alcohol Effect

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Fetal Alcohol Effect

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Fetal Alcohol Effect" returned 6 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Biobehavioral markers of adverse effect in fetal alcohol spectrum disorders.
 

Author(s): Sandra W Jacobson, Joseph L Jacobson, Mark E Stanton, Ernesta M Meintjes, Christopher D Molteno

Journal: Neuropsychol Rev. 2011 Jun;21(2):148-66.

 

Identification of children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD) is difficult because information regarding prenatal exposure is often lacking, a large proportion of affected children do not exhibit facial anomalies, and no distinctive behavioral phenotype has been identified. ...

Last Updated: 23 May 2011

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Fatty acid ethyl esters in meconium: are they biomarkers of fetal alcohol exposure and effect?
 

Author(s): Enrique M Ostrea, Joel D Hernandez, Dawn M Bielawski, Jack M Kan, Gregorio M Leonardo, Michelle Buda Abela, Michael W Church, John H Hannigan, James J Janisse, Joel W Ager, Robert J Sokol

Journal: Alcohol. Clin. Exp. Res.. 2006 Jul;30(7):1152-9.

 

Biomarkers of fetal exposure to alcohol are important to establish so that early detection and intervention can be made on these infants to prevent undesirable outcomes. The aim of this study was to analyze long-chain fatty acid ethyl esters (FAEEs) in meconium as potential biomarkers ...

Last Updated: 23 Jun 2006

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National Task Force on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome and Fetal Alcohol Effect: defining the national agenda for fetal alcohol syndrome and other prenatal alcohol-related effects.
 

Author(s): Mary Kate Weber, R Louise Floyd, Edward P Riley, Dixie E Snider,

Journal: MMWR Recomm Rep. 2002 Sep;51(RR-14):9-12.

 

Prenatal alcohol exposure can lead to serious birth defects and developmental disabilities. A need exists to develop effective strategies for both children with fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) or other prenatal alcohol-related effects and for women at high risk for having an alcohol-exposed ...

Last Updated: 7 Feb 2003

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Assess the Effectiveness of Atomoxetine in Children With Fetal Alcohol Syndrome and ADD/ADHD
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Fetal Alcohol Syndrome; Attention Deficit Disorder With Hyperactivity (ADHD); Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)

 

Last Updated: 6 Feb 2012

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Open-Label Study of the Long Term Tolerability and Safety of Atomoxetine in Children With FASD and ADD/ADHD
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Fetal Alcohol Syndrome; Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD); Attention Deficit Disorder With Hyperactivity (ADHD)

 

Last Updated: 6 Dec 2010

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Evaluating the Effectiveness of an Attachment-Focused Intervention in Preschool Children With FASD
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder; Attachment Disorders

 

Last Updated: 26 Aug 2014

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