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Is It OK to Let Your Infant Cry Themselves to Sleep? - Frankly Speaking Ep 324Guest: Robert A. Baldor MD, FAAFP
Music Credit: Richard Onorato
Parents who struggle with infant sleep problems may turn to primary care providers for guidance to help their child, but what are the evidence-based options? Hear what the experts have to say about the findings of a recent Journal of Pediatrics study of parents’ use of a variety of behavioral interventions for infant sleep problems.
Episode references and resource links:
- Implementation of Behavioral Interventions for Infant Sleep Problems in Real-World Settings: J Pediatr. November 11, 2022. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2022.10.038
- Blunden, S. and Dawson, D. (2020), Behavioural sleep interventions in infants: Plan B – Combining models of responsiveness to increase parental choice. J Paediatr Child Health, 56: 675-679. https://doi.org/10.1111/jpc.14818
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- Review the research around infant sleep problems
- Identify the common behavioral sleep interventions for addressing infant sleep problems
- Discuss how to advise parents dealing with infant sleep problems
Frank J. Domino, MD
Professor, Family Medicine and Community Health,
University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA
Robert A. Baldor, MD, FAAFP
Professor and Chairman, Dept of Family Medicine
UMass Medical School/Baystate
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Frank J. Domino, MD: Has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Robert A. Baldor MD, FAAFP: Has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Non-faculty contributors involved in the planning, development, editing, and review of the content have disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
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