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Foundation is helping carers to reduce risk of sudden infant death syndrome

BMJ 2001; 322 doi: (Published 24 February 2001) Cite this as: BMJ 2001;322:491
  1. Ann Deri-Bowen, national coordinator (
  1. Foundation for the Study of Infant Deaths, London SW1P 1RT

    EDITOR—Gottlieb reports that more cases of the sudden infant death syndrome (cot deaths) occur in day care than at home.1 Since 1996 the Foundation for the Study of Infant Deaths has recognised that carers have been a neglected group for receiving advice on reducing the risk of the syndrome, information about cot deaths, and bereavement support.

    The foundation has …

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