Sudden infant death syndrome

Known as: Death, Cot, SIDS, Sudden death of nonspecific cause in infancy 
The abrupt and unexplained death of an apparently healthy infant under one year of age, remaining unexplained after a thorough case investigation… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
CONTEXT Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) is postulated to result from abnormalities in brainstem control of autonomic function… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND In the last 20 years, the prevention campaigns to reduce the risk of sudden infant death syndrome were very successful… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND The hypothesis that some cases of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) could be caused by long-QT syndrome (LQTS) has… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
CONTEXT The serotonergic (5-hydroxytryptamine [5-HT]) neurons in the medulla oblongata project extensively to autonomic and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The definition of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) originally appeared in 1969 and was modified 2 decades later. During the… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
CONTEXT Fatal arrhythmias from occult long QT syndrome may be responsible for some cases of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
OBJECTIVE To compare the thermal environment of infants who died of the sudden infant death syndrome with that of age matched… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Risk factors for sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) were examined in a prospective study based on Swedish births between 1983… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
OBJECTIVE To determine the relation between sleeping position and quantity of bedding and the risk of sudden unexpected infant… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
 
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