Bedsharing, roomsharing, and sudden infant death syndrome in Scotland: a case-control study.

@article{Tappin2005BedsharingRA,
  title={Bedsharing, roomsharing, and sudden infant death syndrome in Scotland: a case-control study.},
  author={David M. Tappin and Russell Ecob and Hazel Brooke},
  journal={The Journal of pediatrics},
  year={2005},
  volume={147 1},
  pages={32-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the hypothesis that bedsharing with an infant is associated with an increased risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). STUDY DESIGN A 1:2, case:control study in Scotland UK, population 5.1 million, including 123 infants who died of SIDS between January 1, 1996 and May 31, 2000, and 263 controls. The main outcome measure was sharing a sleep surface during last sleep. RESULTS Sharing a sleep surface was associated with SIDS (multivariate OR 2.89, 95% CI 1.40, 5.97… CONTINUE READING
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