The ventilatory response of infants of substance misusing (SM) and smoking (S) mothers and controls to carbon dioxide was assessed at 6-12 weeks and the perinatal period. Infants of S mothers and SM mothers had a dampened response at the SIDS’ peak age, greater than in the perinatal period.
|Journal||Journal of pediatrics|
|Publication status||Published - Jul 2014|
- MATERNAL SMOKING
- maternal substance misuse
- respiratory control
- sudden infant death syndrome