Bed sharing and sudden infant death syndromeBMJ 1994; 308 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.308.6927.537c (Published 19 February 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;308:537
- A J Bourne,
- S M Beal,
- R W Byard
- Adelaide Children's Hospital, North Adelaide, South Australia 5006, Australia
EDITOR, - We agree with R Scragg and colleagues that the role of bed sharing in the sudden infant death syndrome needs further clarification.1 Our view is based on our experience in South Australia, which has a population of about 1.46 million and where virtually all postmortem examinations in cases of the syndrome are carried out at Adelaide Children's Hospital.
Since a large publicity …