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Recommendations to avoid the prone sleeping position and recent statistics for sudden infant death syndrome in the United States.

Authors
Type
Published Article
Journal
Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
1072-4710
Publisher
American Medical Association
Publication Date
Volume
148
Issue
2
Pages
141–146
Identifiers
PMID: 8118530
Source
Medline
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Unknown

Abstract

The results are consistent with those of intervention programs in other countries. A national campaign to inform parents of the risk of the prone position in early infancy should be given serious consideration.

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