The links to relevant recommendations of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists are provided as the primary source of supplemental information to that provided in Clinical Updates in Women's Health Care monographs when applicable. The links to resources other than those of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists are provided for information purposes only, and referral to these resources does not imply the endorsement of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.
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For Results from the 2012 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: Summary of National Findings refer to: http://media.samhsa.gov/data/NSDUH/2012SummNatFindDetTables/index.aspx?from=carousel&position=1&date=09052013
For information on alcohol and drug use in adolescents refer to http://www.cdc.gov/HealthyYouth/alcoholdrug/index.htm
For patient information and infographic on secondhand smoke from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention refer to http://www.cdc.gov/vitalsigns/tobacco/index.html
For information on opioid prescription claims among women of reproductive age-United States, 2008-2012 refer to http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm6402a1.htm?s_cid=mm6402a1_w
For FDA Drug Safety Communication regarding pain medicine use in pregnancy refer to http://www.fda.gov/Drugs/DrugSafety/ucm429117.htm
For additional information to assist physicians, refer to the following College resources:
For additional information on marijuana use during pregnancy and lactation go to Marijuana use during pregnancy and lactation. Committee Opinion No. 637. American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Obstet Gynecol 2015;126:234-8.
For a resource from the CDC on alcohol, refer to Tan CH, Denny CH, Cheal NE, Sniezek JE, Kanny D. Alcohol use and binge drinking among women of childbearing age-United States, 2011-2013. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 2015;64:1042-6.
For a survey on drug use and health from SAHMSA, refer to Behavioral Health Trends in the United States: Results from the 2014 National Survey on Drug Use and Health
For information on cigarette smoking trends among U.S. adults in 2005-2014, refer to http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm6444a2.htm?s_cid=mm6444a2_x
For the latest statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention regarding smoking cessation during pregnancy, refer to http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/65/wr/mm6522a6.htm?s_cid=mm6522a6_x
For statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention regarding electronic cigarette use in working adults, refer to http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/65/wr/mm6522a1.htm?s_cid=mm6522a1_x