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Table 1 Demographic Variables

From: Mother-infant consultation during drug treatment: Research and innovative clinical practice

Demographic Variable NNNS Consultation (N = 16) Standard Treatment (N = 15)
Maternal Age (years) X = 27.9 yrs X = 28.2 yrs
Maternal Education 10th grade completed 10.2 grade completed
Infant birthweight (gms.) X = 2720 gms. X = 2630 gms.
Gestational age at birth (wks.) X = 37.6 wks. X = 37.9 wks.
Ethnicity – African American 42% 45%
Caucasian 28% 30%
Other 30% 25%
Drug Use in Pregnancy   
Cocaine Only 35% 28%
Cocaine/Heroin 15% 20%
Cocaine/Alcohol 50% 52%