This review examines the continuum of care of opioid-exposed infants, including the assessment of the neonate, diagnosis of neonatal abstinence syndrome, management of the syndrome including nonpharmacologic and pharmacologic care, approach to breastfeeding, pediatric follow-up care, and integration of care of the mother-infant dyad.
- Maternal substance use disorder
- Neonatal abstinence syndrome
- Neonatal opioid withdrawal syndrome
- Substance-exposed infant
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health