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Another Look at the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative—Reply

Another Look at the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative—Reply Letters their research would have been enhanced by including an John A. Staples, MD, MPH estimate of the excess mortality actually due to this apparent Candace Yip, BSc candidate Halloween effect. There is no harm in investigating and pub- Donald A. Redelmeier, MD, MSHSR lishing research on every possible hazard to human welfare. Author Affiliations: Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, But as researchers we must ensure that our results are con- Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (Staples); Centre for Clinical Epidemiology textualized properly, particularly because sharing informa- & Evaluation, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (Staples); Centre for Health tion about risk can raise fear and alarm, and is part of a tiring Evaluation & Outcome Sciences, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (Staples); Faculty of Science, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, trend toward bubble-wrapping children. Canada (Yip); Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (Redelmeier); Evaluative Clinical Sciences, Sunnybrook Research Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (Redelmeier). Niko Yiannakoulias, PhD Corresponding Author: John A. Staples, MD, MPH, St Paul’s Hospital, 1081 Burrard St, Burrard Building, Room 5910, Vancouver, BC V6Z 1Y6, Canada Author Affiliation: School of Geography and Earth Sciences, (john.a.staples@gmail.com). McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Published Online: March http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png JAMA Pediatrics American Medical Association

Another Look at the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative—Reply

JAMA Pediatrics , Volume 173 (5) – May 11, 2019

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Publisher
American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright 2019 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved.
ISSN
2168-6203
eISSN
2168-6211
DOI
10.1001/jamapediatrics.2019.0118
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Abstract

Letters their research would have been enhanced by including an John A. Staples, MD, MPH estimate of the excess mortality actually due to this apparent Candace Yip, BSc candidate Halloween effect. There is no harm in investigating and pub- Donald A. Redelmeier, MD, MSHSR lishing research on every possible hazard to human welfare. Author Affiliations: Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, But as researchers we must ensure that our results are con- Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (Staples); Centre for Clinical Epidemiology textualized properly, particularly because sharing informa- & Evaluation, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (Staples); Centre for Health tion about risk can raise fear and alarm, and is part of a tiring Evaluation & Outcome Sciences, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (Staples); Faculty of Science, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, trend toward bubble-wrapping children. Canada (Yip); Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (Redelmeier); Evaluative Clinical Sciences, Sunnybrook Research Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (Redelmeier). Niko Yiannakoulias, PhD Corresponding Author: John A. Staples, MD, MPH, St Paul’s Hospital, 1081 Burrard St, Burrard Building, Room 5910, Vancouver, BC V6Z 1Y6, Canada Author Affiliation: School of Geography and Earth Sciences, (john.a.staples@gmail.com). McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Published Online: March

Journal

JAMA PediatricsAmerican Medical Association

Published: May 11, 2019

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