Labor and delivery events and risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS)

@article{Buck1991LaborAD,
  title={Labor and delivery events and risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS)},
  author={Germaine M. Buck and A. Michalek and Arnold Kramer and Ronald E. Batt},
  journal={American journal of epidemiology},
  year={1991},
  volume={133 9},
  pages={900-6}
}
The purpose of this study was to assess whether labor and delivery events were risk factors for sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). A nested case-control design was used. From the 1974 cohort of live births for Upstate New York (exclusive of New York City), resident mothers (n = 132,948), SIDS cases, and living controls were selected. Data were abstracted from hospital delivery and vital records for 148 autopsied cases and 355 frequency-matched controls. With the use of unconditional logistic… CONTINUE READING

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