[EIP 2015] Association between Good Vaccination Coverage & Lower Incidence of SID syndrome. USA Case Study

Recorded: EIP 2015 ● Language: English ● Duration: 16 minutes Topic: Adolescent Medicine

     
 

Speaker: JACQUELINE MULLER-NORDHORN, Professor and Head of Public Health at the Berlin School of Public Health, Charité, Germany

 
     
  Learning Objectives: At the end of the Session participants will: (1) learn how rates of sudden infant death syndrome have been decreasing constantly; (2) understand how increased vaccination coverage with diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis has been associated with lower rates of sudden infant death syndrome; and (3) understand the inverse relation between diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccination coverage and sudden infant death syndrome persists even after adjusting for infant sleep position.  
         

 




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