Fall 2002:

Infant Death Investigation Guidelines: To Investigate Sudden, Unexplained Deaths of Infants 0-24 Months of Age A Guide for Emergency Medical Services, Law Enforcement and Medical Examiners/Coroners Fall, 2002

The Infant Death Investigation Guidelines were developed by leaders in the state who advocate systematic investigation of unexpected infant deaths. The overall vision of the Guidelines is to provide information and guidance to investigators, support to bereaved families, and to promote health, safety and justice for Minnesota's children.

To obtain the Guidelines, contact:
Minnesota Department of Health
Maternal & Child Health Section
(651) 215-8960

For more information about infant mortality go

Other Information Sites [updated Feb 2004]:

"A free site designed by a pathologist, for pathology education..." This is a good anatomy reference site [including neuroanatomy]

The Internet Pathology Laboratory for Medical Education
Good educational site for anatomy and histological techniques