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Research - Finding the Answers....

The SIDS Alliance of Northern California is proud to partner with
First Candle/SIDS Alliance in contributing to research into the causes of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome.   The following are two examples of research projects supported by SANC:


Dr. Ronald L. Ariagno
Stanford University School of Medicine

Spontaneous Arousal in Preterm Infants:
Effects of Gestational Age, Post Menstrual Age
and Risk for SIDS

Dr. Henry Krous
Children's Hospital - San Diego

San Diego SIDS Collaborative Research Initiative
(collecting consistent postmortem specimens along with clinical,
epidemiological and pathological data on infants dying suddenly and unexpectedly)
Sudden Unexpected Death in Childhood Project