Effect of prone sleeping on circulatory control in infants.

@article{Chong2000EffectOP,
  title={Effect of prone sleeping on circulatory control in infants.},
  author={Alice Chong and N P Murphy and Tom Matthews},
  journal={Archives of disease in childhood},
  year={2000},
  volume={82 3},
  pages={253-6}
}
BACKGROUND The mechanism of death in sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) remains unclear. Progressive bradycardia is the pre-eminent terminal event, suggesting that circulatory failure might be a crucial factor. Vasomotor tone regulates the circulatory system by controlling blood volume distribution while maintaining venous return and blood pressure. AIM… CONTINUE READING