Matern Child Health J 2021 May 7. Epub 2021 May 7.
Colorado School of Public Health, University of Colorado Denver, 13055 E. 17th Place, F800 Nighthorse Campbell Native Health Bldg. Rm 342, Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO, 80045, USA.
Introduction: Estimates of prenatal alcohol use among American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) women are limited. This study sought to characterize pre-pregnancy and prenatal alcohol use among AI/AN women in the Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) dataset, evaluate variation in alcohol use by state and rural/urban residence, and evaluate associations between potential risk factors and prenatal alcohol use among AI/AN and non-Hispanic white (NHW) women.
Methods: We pooled PRAMS data from five states (Alaska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Dakota and Washington) from 2015 to 2017. Read More