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Our team has published widely on topics related to substance use and opioid use disorder in pregnancy. Below are some of the publications on these topics:

Support Models for Addiction Related Treatment (SMART) for pregnant women: Study protocol of a cluster randomized trial of two treatment models for opioid use disorder in prenatal clinics

Joy S Kaufman, PhD Kimberly A Yonkers, MD Carolyn Maltz, BA Amalia Londoño Tobon, MD Carolyn M Friedhoff, MBE Amanda Mele, BA Madeleine E Tessier-Kay, BA Olga Grechukhina, MD Heather Lipkind, MD Nancy Byatt, DO Ariadna Forray, MD. Reporting perinatal substance use to child protective services: Obstetric provider perspectives on the impact on care. Journal of Womens Health. March 2024.

Doernberg M, Gilstad-Hayden K, Yonkers KA, Forray A. Provider-patient relationships and trauma among pregnant patients with opioid-use disorder. Am J Addict. 2024 Apr 29. doi: 10.1111/ajad.13570. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 38685767.

Londono Tobon, A., Habecker, E., & Forray, A. (2019). Opioid Use in Pregnancy. Current psychiatry reports, 21(12), 118. PMID: 31734808

Martino S, ONdersma S, Forray A, Olmstead T, Gilstad-Hayden K, Howell H, Kershaw T, Yonkers K. A randomized controlled trial of screening and brief interventions for substance misuse in reproductive health. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology. 2017;218(3):322.e1-.e12.

Forray A, Merry B, Lin H, Ruger JP, Yonkers KA. Perinatal substance use: a prospective evaluation of abstinence and relapse. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2015;150:147-55. Epub 2015/03/17. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2015.02.027. PubMed PMID: 25772437; PMCID: Pmc4387084.

Smith MV, Costello D, Yonkers KA. Clinical correlates of prescription opioid analgesic use in pregnancy. Matern Child Health J. 2015;19(3):548-56. Epub 2014/06/22. doi: 10.1007/s10995-014-1536-6. PubMed PMID: 24951127; PMCID: Pmc4272915.

Quesada O, Gotman N, Howell HB, Funai EF, Rounsaville BJ, Yonkers KA. Prenatal hazardous substance use and adverse birth outcomes. The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstet. 2012;25(8):1222-7. Epub 2012/04/12. doi: 10.3109/14767058.2011.602143. PubMed PMID: 22489543; PMCID: Pmc3398231.

Yonkers KA, Forray A, Howell HB, Gotman N, Kershaw T, Rounsaville BJ, Carroll KM. Motivational enhancement therapy coupled with cognitive behavioral therapy versus brief advice: a randomized trial for treatment of hazardous substance use in pregnancy and after delivery. General Hospital Psychiatry. 2012;34(5):439-49. doi: 10.1016/j.genhosppsych.2012.06.002; PMCID: PMC3428516.