Published in Health and Medicine Week, September 4th, 2006
A recent study from England notes, "Prematurely born compared with term born infants are at increased risk of sudden infant death syndrome, particularly if slept prone. The purpose of this work was to test the hypothesis that preterm infants with or without bronchopulmonary dysplasia being prepared for neonatal unit discharge would sleep longer and have less arousals and more central apneas in the prone position."
"This was a prospective observational study in a tertiary NICU," wrote R.Y. Bhat and colleagues at King's College London....
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