Neonatal abstinence syndrome

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Abstract Number: 245

ACCURACY OF ADMINISTRATIVE BILLING CODES IN IDENTIFYING NEONATAL ABSTINENCE SYNDROME (NAS) AND OTHER EXPOSURES TO DRUGS OF ABUSE

Background: Neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) occurs when an infant is exposed to licit or illicit chemical substances in utero and manifests symptoms of withdrawal from the substance(s) after birth. NAS is a clinical diagnosis, but [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:21:42-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Pediatrics, Research|Comments Off on ACCURACY OF ADMINISTRATIVE BILLING CODES IN IDENTIFYING NEONATAL ABSTINENCE SYNDROME (NAS) AND OTHER EXPOSURES TO DRUGS OF ABUSE

HM2018 Abstract Number: 181

NEONATAL ABSTINENCE SYNDROME LOS AND COST REDUCTION IN A COMMUNITY HOSPITAL

Background: In utero opioid exposure can result in neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS). NAS incidence has increased five-fold in the last decade. NAS is a serious condition characterized by central nervous system hyperirritability and autonomic nervous [...]

By | 2018-03-19T12:52:38-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Pediatrics, Research|Comments Off on NEONATAL ABSTINENCE SYNDROME LOS AND COST REDUCTION IN A COMMUNITY HOSPITAL