Infant sleep position and risk for sudden infant death syndrome: report of meeting held January 13 and 14, 1994, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD.

@article{Willinger1994InfantSP,
  title={Infant sleep position and risk for sudden infant death syndrome: report of meeting held January 13 and 14, 1994, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD.},
  author={Marian Willinger and Howard J Hoffman and R B Hartford},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={1994},
  volume={93 5},
  pages={814-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the current knowledge on the relationship between infant sleep position and sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), and to determine how the information can be used to guide further activities in the United States. METHODS Data from international vital statistics, epidemiologic studies of SIDS risk factors, and studies of outcomes of public health interventions that advocated nonprone sleeping to reduce the risk for SIDS were discussed at a meeting held by the National… CONTINUE READING
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