Infant sleep development from 3 to 6 months postpartum: links with maternal sleep and paternal involvement.

@article{Tikotzky2015InfantSD,
  title={Infant sleep development from 3 to 6 months postpartum: links with maternal sleep and paternal involvement.},
  author={L. Tikotzky and A. Sadeh and E. Volkovich and R. Manber and G. Meiri and G. Shahar},
  journal={Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development},
  year={2015},
  volume={80 1},
  pages={
          107-24
        }
}
  • L. Tikotzky, A. Sadeh, +3 authors G. Shahar
  • Published 2015
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development
  • The aims of this longitudinal study were to examine (a) development of infant sleep and maternal sleep from 3 to 6 months postpartum; (b) concomitant and prospective links between maternal sleep and infant sleep; and (c) triadic links between paternal involvement in infant caregiving and maternal and infant sleep. The study included 57 families that were recruited during pregnancy. Maternal and infant sleep was assessed using actigraphy and sleep diaries for 5 nights. Both fathers and mothers… CONTINUE READING

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