Sudden infant death syndrome temperament before death.


A retrospective study was made of the behavioral patterns of 46 infants whose deaths were attributed to the sudden infant death syndrome. Controls were the victims' siblings. Data concerning the infants' behavioral pattern were collected retrospectively from the parents, utilizing a modification of the Carey temperament questionnaire. The parents… (More)


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@article{Naeye1976SuddenID, title={Sudden infant death syndrome temperament before death.}, author={Richard L Naeye and J C Messmer and T. Specht and T. A. Merritt}, journal={The Journal of pediatrics}, year={1976}, volume={88 3}, pages={511-5} }