Sudden Infant Death Syndrome: A Subject of Medicolegal Research

@article{Sharma2007SuddenID,
  title={Sudden Infant Death Syndrome: A Subject of Medicolegal Research},
  author={B. Sharma},
  journal={The American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology},
  year={2007},
  volume={28},
  pages={69-72}
}
  • B. Sharma
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine
  • The American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology
  • During the last decade, much attention has been paid to the risk factors of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). Many researchers have demonstrated that infant-care practices are linked to the risk of SIDS. Prone sleeping, bed sharing, maternal substance abuse, and cigarette smoking have been reported to be significant potentially modifiable risk factors for SIDS. Despite the reports that the incidence of SIDS has decreased by 38% in the United States, it remains the leading cause of death in… CONTINUE READING
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