Nurses' and paediatricians' knowledge about infant sleeping positions and the risk of sudden infant death syndrome in Turkey

EFE E., İNAL S., Balyilmaz H., Cetin H., Turan T., Altun E., ...More

HEALTHMED, vol.6, no.1, pp.140-147, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 6 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Journal Name: HEALTHMED
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, CAB Abstracts, Veterinary Science Database
  • Page Numbers: pp.140-147
  • Keywords: nurse, paediatrician, knowledge, infant sleeping position, sudden infant death syndrome, prevention risk factors, Turkey, ENVIRONMENT, ASPIRATION, PARENTS, TRENDS, BACK
  • Akdeniz University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: The purpose of this article is to determine nurses' and paediatricians' knowledge regarding the sleeping positions and environment of infants.