Published in Women's Health Weekly, March 2nd, 2006
"Physicians should remain vigilant and, particularly for preterm infants, should provide SIDS prevention counseling beyond the first 4 months," says Donna R. Halloran, MD, assistant professor of pediatrics at Saint Louis University School of Medicine and principal investigator who examined more than 8,000 SIDS deaths.
The risk for SIDS is 50 times greater for premature infants compared to...
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