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Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome and Maternal Access to Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder in California Counties

Description
Presents a study on maternal access to opioid use disorder (OUD) treatment in California. Discusses the role of Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) in treating neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) and highlights some of the barriers rural pregnant women with OUD must overcome to receive treatment.
Author(s)
Anuj Gangopadhyaya, Lisa Clemans-Cope, Marni Epstein
Date
09/2018
Type
Document
Organization
Urban Institute
Tagged as
Access · Illicit drug use · Prenatal care and obstetrics · Prescription drug abuse · Women · California