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This study looks at whether lung function, wheeze, and the number of respiratory infections is different for children with prenatal alcohol exposure (PAE) compared with children who were not exposed.

Date:
October 2023
Journal name:
Alcohol Clinical & Experimental Research
Authors:
Dwan Vilcins, Tamara L. Blake, Peter D. Sly, Richard Saffery, Anne-Louise Ponsonby, David Burgner, Mimi L. K. Tang, Natasha Reid
Page last updated 27 November 2023

This scoping review looked at the evidence available for understanding the resource implications and service features for the assessment and diagnostic process for FASD.

Date:
September 2023
Journal name:
Alcohol Clinical & Experimental Research
Authors:
Nykola Kent, Nicole Hayes, Sophia Young, Chelsea Vanderpeet, Dianne Shanley, Katrina Harris, Carmela Pestell, Elizabeth Elliott, Natasha Reid
Page last updated 24 January 2024

This article explores factors outside of current FASD diagnostic criteria that could be included as part of a holistic assessment process to ensure better support to improve outcomes.

Date:
September 2023
Journal name:
Alcohol Clinical and Experimental Research
Authors:
Natasha Reid, Nykola Kent, Nicole Hewlett, Kerryn Bagley, Tracey W. Tsang, Sarah Goldsbury, Robyn Williams, Lisa Akison, Lorelle Holland, Chelsea Vanderpeet, Michael Doyle, Nirosha Boaden, Nicole Hayes.
Page last updated 24 January 2024

This paper discusses various areas for increased involvement by Indigenous men in future FASD research, prevention, care and support.

Date:
September 2023
Journal name:
Drug and Alcohol Review
Authors:
Michael F. Doyle, Jimmy Perry, Carol Bower, Katherine M. Conigrave, Sharynne Hamilton
Page last updated 8 September 2023

This paper explores the importance of incorporating lived experience into training for clinicians and health professionals working with people with FASD and their families.

Date:
July 2023
Journal name:
Research and Practice in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
Authors:
Louise Gray, Julie Flanagan and Elizabeth J. Elliott
Page last updated 24 January 2024

From 31 July 2023, alcoholic products sold in Australia and New Zealand will be required by law to display a visible pregnancy health warning. Since this decision in July 2020 for these warnings to be mandated, they have been appearing on alcoholic products. This national poll asked Australians to recall whether they have seen the pregnancy health warning on alcoholic products.

Date:
July 2023
Authors:
Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education
Page last updated 26 July 2023

Children with FASD have PAE and significant sleep disturbances. What is not clear is the relative contribution of exposure to early life adversity to these disturbances. This study examines how exposure to adversity impacts frequent insomnia symptoms and nightmares in children with FASD and "At Risk" designations.

Date:
July 2023
Journal name:
Alcohol
Authors:
Ned Chandler-Mather, Joseph Betts, Caroline Donovan, Doug Shelton, Sharon Dawe.
Page last updated 17 July 2023

This report summarises the prevalence, social and economical impacts, management and prevention of FASD. It also reports on alcohol consumption and policy context within the Northern Territory.

Date:
February 2015
Authors:
Legislative assembly of the Northern Territory - Select Committee on Action to Prevent FASD
Page last updated 14 July 2023

This position paper outlines the prevalence, prevention, diagnosis, treatment and support of FASD. It proposes 10 recommendations to improve these areas, as well as the overall awareness of FASD in Australia.

Date:
August 2016
Authors:
Australian Medical Association
Page last updated 14 July 2023

This policy document provides a comprehensive overview of the significant and varied harms associated with alcohol, while making recommendations for addressing these harms. It highlights that a comprehensive, multifaceted approach to reducing alcohol-related harm is required.

Date:
February 2016
Authors:
The Royal Australasian College of Physicians, The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists
Page last updated 14 July 2023