Maternal Alcohol Use and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and Infant Mortality Excluding SIDS

@article{OLeary2013MaternalAU,
  title={Maternal Alcohol Use and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and Infant Mortality Excluding SIDS},
  author={C. O’Leary and P. Jacoby and A. Bartu and H. D'Antoine and C. Bower},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2013},
  volume={131},
  pages={e770 - e778}
}
  • C. O’Leary, P. Jacoby, +2 authors C. Bower
  • Published 2013
  • Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • BACKGROUND: Improvements in the rate of infant mortality (death in first year of life) have not occurred in recent years. This study investigates the association between maternal alcohol-use disorder and sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) and infant mortality not classified as SIDS using linked, population-based health and mortality data. METHODS: Exposed mothers were identified through the presence of an International Classification of Diseases 9/10 alcohol diagnosis, a proxy for alcohol-use… CONTINUE READING
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