Sudden infant death syndrome related to position in the cot

Med J Aust. 1978 Aug 26;2(5):217-8. doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.1978.tb131486.x.


It is suggested that partial respiratory obstruction may be the precipitating factor responsible for the age distribution in sudden infant death syndrome.

MeSH terms

  • Airway Obstruction / complications*
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Posture*
  • Sudden Infant Death / etiology*