volume 99, issue 5, Pe12-e12 1997
DOI: 10.1542/peds.99.5.e12
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B. J. Ray, S. C. Metcalf, S. M. Franco, C. K. Mitchell

Abstract: ABSTRACT. Objective. To determine infant sleep instructions that hospital personnel in our community were giving to parents and actual positions practiced after the April 15, 1992 American Academy of Pediatrics recommendation for nonprone positioning.Design. Survey of mothers of infants 4 months of age from November 1993 to March 1994 with follow-up survey of selected birth hospitals.Setting. A private practice (PP) serving predominantly white middle-and upper-income children and a pediatric clinic (CY) servi…

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