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CQQA: Shaken Baby Syndrome

Shaken Baby Syndrome

Donna D'Alessandro, M.D.
Susan Kinzer, M.P.H.
Peer Review Status: Internally Reviewed
Creation Date: August 2003
Last Revision Date: August 2003


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What is shaken baby syndrome?

What causes it?

Who can get it?

What are the signs and symptoms?

Is it contagious?

How is it treated?

How long does it last?

Can it be prevented?

When should I call the doctor?

Remember, NEVER SHAKE A BABY!

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