Title

"SIDS: current areas of interest: apnea, monitors, and the high risk infant"

Date

10-20-1979

Streaming Media

Series

Dept. of Psychology SIDS workshop

Length

1 hour 18 minutes

Original Description

Session of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome : Informational Workshop, held Oct. 20-21, 1979, at Portland State University.

Notes

Dr. Steinschneider was Director of the SIDS Research Program at University of Maryland Medical School in Baltimore, MD. His lecture provides a general overview of the current state of knowledge about crib death, distinguishing between diaphragmatic and obstructive apnea, examines the use of electronic monitoring devices as preventative measures, and discusses the distinguishing characteristics of babies considered more likely than others to die of sudden infant death syndrome. Introduction to the lecture was provided by Larry Lewman M.D., Multnomah County Medical Examiner.

Transferred and preserved by Portland State University Library’s Special Collections with the generous support of the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by the Oregon State Library.

Subjects

Sudden infant death syndrome -- Prevention, Children

Original Format

Reel to reel, 3.75ips, 1/4 track, mono

Rights

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Persistent Identifier

http://archives.pdx.edu/ds/psu/11440

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