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- Goodin, Amie J., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- The Journal of rural health 2018 v.34 no.1 pp. 6-13
- census data; issues and policy; patients; pregnant women; rural health; Appalachian region; Kentucky
- ... OBJECTIVE: Incidence of neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) is increasing due to the rise in opioid use. Rural states like Kentucky have been disproportionally impacted by opioid abuse, and this study determines NAS burden nationally and in Kentucky while quantifying differences in access to care between Appalachian and non‐Appalachian counties. METHODS: NAS rates were calculated using National (20 ...