Shaken Baby Syndrome (for parents)
Describes shaken baby syndrome, identifies symptoms and medical data, and promotes preventive measures and first aid. Note: Includes some material from the class on Coping with a Crying Baby.
Shaken Baby Syndrome (SBS)
Table of Contents
- About SBS
- Medical Info
- Prevention of SBS
- Legal Issues
Goal: to learn how to cope with a crying infant and learn symptoms of and legal responsibilities for SBS.
- Explain how Shaken Baby Syndrome occurs.
- List the symptoms of Shaken Baby Syndrome.
- Develop a 'Coping Plan' for a crying infant.
- Discuss legal responsibilities in response to Shaken Baby Syndrome.