Publications and Selected Resources
This page serves as a gateway to key publications developed by the four National Sudden and Unexpected Infant/Child Death and Pregnancy Loss programs and related organizations.
These publications are avaible to order and/or download.
Acueste a Su Bebé Boca Arriba Para Dormir. 2010. Spanish translation of Helping Baby Back to Sleep.
Boca Arriba Para Dormir, Boca Abajo Para Jugar. 2008. Spanish version of the American Academy of Pediatrics AAP document Back to Sleep, Tummy to Play.
Guía de Sueño Seguro Para el Proveedor de Cuidado Infantil. 2008. Spanish version of the AAP document A Child Care Provider's Guide to Safe Sleep.
Guía de Sueño Seguro Para Padres. 2008. Spanish version of the AAP document:, A Parent's Guide for a Safe Sleep.
Resource Center Online Order Form (external link to the HRSA Information Center)
Program Support Center/First Candle
Back is Best. N.d. English/Spanish brochure.
Back is Best. N.d. Small poster.
Back is Best SIDS Reduction Brochure. 2004. English/Spanish brochure.
Child Care Provider Train-the-Trainer Manual. N.d. Order print copy online: Under ““select a catalog“” choose Training Materials –— Childcare Providers.
Cómo aceptar la muerte súbita e inesperada de un niño. 2003. Spanish version of SIDS and Infant Death Survival Guide. Published through SIDS Educational Services.
El sueño seguro de mi nieto. N.d. Spanish version of Safe Sleep for My Grandbaby.
Facts on SIDS. 2007.
Facts on Stillbirth. 2009.
Immunizations and SIDS. 2004.
Kicks Count Brochure and Chart. N.d. Spanish version available.
Model Behavior poster. 2006.
Q & A on SIDS. 2007.
Reglamentación acerca del sueño seguro del lactante El Síndrome de Muerte Súbita del Lactante SMSL y las personas dedicadas al cuidado infantile N.d. Spanish version of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and the Child Care Provider Setting Policy on Infant Sleep Position.
Safe Sleep for My Grandbaby. 2006.
Safe Sleep Practices Program. 2011. Developed by First Candle/National SUID/SIDS Program Support Center in collaboration with Bright Horizons Family Solutions.
SIDS and Infant Death Survival Guide: Information and Comfort for Grieving Family & Friends & Professionals who Seek to Help Them. 2003. Published through SIDS Educational Services.
Triple Risk Model for SIDS. 2004.
National Center for Cultural Competence
Infusing Cultural and Linguistic Competence into Health Promotion Training. 2005. DVD and Web-based training materials.
Promoting Cultural and Linguistic Competency Self-Assessment Checklist for Personnel Providing Services and Supports to Individuals and Families Affected by Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and Other Infant Death. 2005.
Una guía... Seleccionar y adaptar materiales de promoción de la salud de una manera adecuada en los aspectos de cultura, de idioma y de comunicación. 2003. Spanish version of Choosing and Adapting Culturally and Linguistically Competent Health Promotion Materials.
Project IMPACT/Association of SIDS and Infant Mortality Programs ASIP
Project IMPACT E-Newsletter. Current and archived newsletters that highlight current activities of the SUID Consortium, listserv highlights, upcoming events, and letters from families.
Resources. List of organizations, federal agencies, and partner organizations.
Cross Cultural Expressions of Grief and Loss (NFIMR) See below, When an Infant Dies.
Fetal and Infant Mortality Review: A Guide for Home Interviewers. 2002. Co-authored with the National Fetal and Infant Mortality Review Program NFIMR.
When an Infant Dies: Cross Cultural Expressions of Grief and Loss III. 2007. Co-authored with the National Fetal and Infant Mortality Review Program NFIMR
Cross Cultural Expressions of Grief and Loss II: When an Infant Dies. (Volume 2). 2003. Co-authored with the National Fetal and Infant Mortality Review Program NFIMR
When an Infant Dies: Cross Cultural Expressions of Grief and Loss. Vol. 1. 1999. Co-authored with the National Fetal and Infant Mortality Review Program NFIMR. (also available in .html)
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development NICHD
NICHD has numerous publications to promote safe sleep and to inform health professionals and families about SIDS research. Selected publications include
Honor the Past, Learn for the Future: Reduce the Risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). 2009. A product of the Healthy Native Babies Project.
Curriculum for Nurses: Continuing Education Program on SIDS Risk Reduction. 2007 The module is approved for 1.1 continuing education credit hours from the Maryland Nurses Association.