Young people who were sentenced to detention participated in a FASD prevalence study in Western Australia. The diagnosis of FASD requires a multidisciplinary assessment and confirmation of maternal alcohol consumption during pregnancy. Obtaining accurate assessment of PAE for young people participating in the study was challenging.
Publication: Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research
Authors: Freeman, J, Condon, C, Hamilton, S, Mutch, RC, Bower, C, Watkins, RE