Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

Green Clock Hours: 1.00

About 3,500 infants die suddenly and unexpectedly each year in the United States. Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) is the leading cause of death among infants between one and twelve months old. Although the overall rate of SIDS in the United States has declined more than threefold since 1990, reducing the risk for SIDS remains an important public health concern. This course is appropriate for anyone working with children, parents, or families of young children. It provides a basic overview of SIDS and how to reduce the risk. This training begins by describing SIDS characteristics and factors that increase or decrease an infant’s risk. You also will learn how law enforcement and physicians collaborate to diagnose SIDS. Finally, you will have a better understanding of how to help families of SIDS babies. Through the use of interactive exercises and real-life scenarios, you will be on your way to helping families deal with the tragedy of infant loss.

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About 3,500 infants die suddenly and unexpectedly each year in the United States. Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) is the leading cause of death among infants between one and twelve months old. Although the overall rate of SIDS in the United States has declined more than threefold since 1990, reducing the risk for SIDS remains an important public health concern. This course is appropriate for anyone working with children, parents, or families of young children. It provides a basic overview of SIDS and how to reduce the risk. This training begins by describing SIDS characteristics and factors that increase or decrease an infant’s risk. You also will learn how law enforcement and physicians collaborate to diagnose SIDS. Finally, you will have a better understanding of how to help families of SIDS babies. Through the use of interactive exercises and real-life scenarios, you will be on your way to helping families deal with the tragedy of infant loss.

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