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Basic information for topics, such as "What is it?" and "How many people are affected?" is available in the About Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) section. Other Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) that are specific to a certain topic are answered in this section.

Citations

  1. Safe to Sleep. (2015, October). Frequently asked questions (FAQs) about SIDS and safe infant sleep: Will my baby choke if placed on his or her back to sleep? Retrieved June 8, 2016, from https://www.nichd.nih.gov/sts/about/Pages/faq.aspx#q2.
  2. American Academy of Pediatrics. (2011; reaffirmed 2014, October). SIDS and other sleep-related infant deaths: Expansion of recommendations for a safe infant sleeping environment. Pediatrics, 128, 1030–1039. Retrieved June 8, 2016, from http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/128/5/e1341.full External Web Site Policy
  3. American Academy of Pediatrics Task Force on Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. (2011; reaffirmed 2014, October). SIDS and other sleep-related infant deaths: Expansion of recommendations for a safe infant sleeping environment. Pediatrics, 128, e1341–e1367. Retrieved June 7, 2016, from http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/128/5/e1341.long. External Web Site Policy
  4. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2016, January). Sudden unexpected infant death (SUID). Retrieved June 9, 2016, from http://www.cdc.gov/sids/index.htm

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