Neonatal abstinence syndrome

Tiny Opioid Patients Need Help Easing Into Life
March 27, 2016

Lexi, 2 weeks old, is experiencing symptoms of opioid withdrawal. Her mother took methadone to wean herself from heroin when she got pregnant, just as doctors advised. But now the hospital team has to wean newborn Lexi from the methadone.

As rates of opioid addiction have continued to climb in the U.S., the number of babies born with neonatal abstinence syndrome has gone up, too — by five-fold from 2000 to 2012, according to the National Institute of Drug Abuse.



Multidimensional Real-Time Data Analysis for Apnoea of Prematurity

Research Matters – Carolyn McGregor
May 8, 2012

also in:
IBM Centennial Film: Wild Ducks – Celebrating 100 years of Visionary Clients
IBM. June 14, 2011

Potential Applications of Big Data to Save Premature Babies
May 31, 2013
Author Carolyn McGregor expands on her article “Big Data in Neonatal Intensive Care” and discusses how the effective use of big data within neonatal intensive care units has great potential to support a new wave of clinical discovery, leading to earlier detection and prevention of a wide range of deadly medical conditions. Interview conducted by Katina Michael of the University of Wollongong

The Artemis Project: Research and Innovation in Critical Care
Carolyn McGregor, PhD SMIEEE
Canada Research Chair in Health Informatics
Faculty of Business and IT/Faculty of Health Science
University of Ontario Institute of Technology$file/Carolyn%20_McGregor.pdf


May 2018