There is now evidence, from a variety of approaches, that indicate that between one tenth and one fifth of children currently diagnosed as cases of sudden infant death syndrome are not natural deaths.
There is also equally strong evidence, where the possibility of filicide has been explored, that the majority of children diagnosed as cases of sudden infant death syndrome do die of natural causes.
Mots-clés Pascal : Mort subite, Nourrisson, Mortalité, Facteur risque, Munchausen syndrome, Abus enfant, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Sudden death, Infant, Mortality, Risk factor, Child abuse, Human
Notice produite par :
Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0021335
Code Inist : 002B30A01A2. Création : 199406.