Articles by Linda N. Coakley

Preventable Birth Defects: A Golden Teaching Opportunity

Coakley, Linda N.

Journal of Christian Nursing. 24(3):126-128,130-132, July-September 2007.

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) is the leading preventable cause of mental retardation in the U.S. Nurses are in a strategic position to educate about FAS and other common, preventable birth defects.