Tag: fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS)

1. In this prospective cohort study, infants underwent developmental and dysmorphologic assessments at various times throughout early life. Researchers found that starting at 9 months of age, the total dysmorphology score was able to discriminate between children with and without a diagnosis of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD) at...
1. Five trajectories of prenatal alcohol exposure (PAE) were described and compared; greater PAE was associated with reduced birth weight and length, as well as lower neurodevelopmental scores at 6- and 12-month follow-up. 2. Low-to-moderate sustained alcohol exposure had persistent, larger deficits compared with early moderate-to-high exposure with reduction early...