A review of policies on alcohol use during pregnancy in Australia and other English-speaking countries, 2006

Colleen M O'Leary, Louise Heuzenroeder, Elizabeth J Elliott and Carol Bower
Med J Aust 2007; 186 (9): 466-471.
  • Colleen M O'Leary1
  • Louise Heuzenroeder2
  • Elizabeth J Elliott3
  • Carol Bower1

  • 1 Department of Population Sciences and Centre for Child Health Research, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research and University of Western Australia, Perth, WA.
  • 2 Drug and Alcohol Services, Department of Health South Australia, Adelaide, SA.
  • 3 Discipline of Paediatrics and Child Health and Australian Paediatric Surveillance Unit, University of Sydney, The Children's Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, NSW.



We acknowledge the input of members of the Intergovernmental Committee on Drugs Working Party on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders. We also acknowledge funding from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) program grant number 353514, NHMRC fellowship number 353628, and NHMRC Enabling Grant (APSU) number 402784.

Competing interests:

None identified.

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