Physical Properties of Bedding That May Increase Risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome in Prone-Sleeping Infants

ABSTRACT: Soft bedding has been shown in epidemiologic studies to increase the risk for sudden, unexpected death in prone-sleeping infants. We compared the physical properties of conventional bedding to bedding from two sources: 7) bedding that covered the airways of victims of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) lying prone and face down at the time of… CONTINUE READING