ERIC Number: ED247012
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, FY 1983. Special Report to Congress.
National Inst. of Child Health and Human Development (NIH), Bethesda, MD.
This report describes research programs focusing on the sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) and indicates some presently available results. Specific attention is given to research on sleep apnea, respiratory control, and hypoxia, as well as to infectious disease processes and immunology. Findings of a large-scale multidisciplinary SIDS project are discussed. In addition, various related research studies conducted by different agencies are described. Funds allocated to and estimated for public health service agencies are specified for the years 1980 through 1984. (RH)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Inst. of Child Health and Human Development (NIH), Bethesda, MD.