Shaken baby syndrome requires a national prevention strategyBMJ 2003; 326 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.326.7383.239/a (Published 01 February 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:239
- David Spurgeon
A 10 year retrospective review of 364 children in Canada with “shaken baby syndrome” shows that almost a fifth of the children died and two thirds had long term damage.
Sixty nine (19%) of the children died from their injuries. Of the children who survived, 162 (55%) had ongoing …