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ERIC Number: EJ401830
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Cigarette Smoking as a Risk Factor for Sudden Infant Death Syndrome: A Population-Based Study.
Haglund, Bengt; Cnattingius, Sven
American Journal of Public Health, v80 n1 p29-32 Jan 1990
Examines risk factors for sudden infant death syndrome based on Swedish births between 1983 and 1985. Results indicate that maternal smoking doubles the risk of infant death, and infants of smokers also died sooner. The more the mother smoked the more likely her infant was to die. (JS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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