Source: Chasnoff IJ, Wells AM, King L. Misdiagnosis and missed diagnosis in foster and adopted children with prenatal alcohol exposure. Pediatrics. 2015;135(2):264-270; doi:10.1542/peds.2014-2171. See AAP Grand Rounds commentary by Dr. Emily Todd (subscription required).
PICO Question: Among foster or adopted children referred for mental health evaluation, what is the frequency of missed diagnosis and misdiagnosis of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders?
Question type: DiagnosisStudy design: Retrospective chart review