Paraphilic infantilism, also known as autonepiophilia, psychosexual infantilism, and adult baby syndrome is a sexual fetish that involves role-playing a regression to an infant-like state. Behaviors may include drinking from a bottle or wearing diapers (diaper fetishism). Individuals may engage in gentle and nurturing experiences (an adult who engages only in infantile play is known as an.
Infant mortality is the death of an infant in the first year of life, often expressed as the number of deaths per 1000 live births (infant mortality rate). Major causes of infant mortality include dehydration, infection, congenital malformation and SIDS.
Differences between the infant and adult airway. Nicole W. Pelly, MD. The infant airway differs from the adult airway in structure and in functionality (Figure 192-1).Understanding these differences is important for airway management and, when necessary, for successful tracheal intubation of neonatal, infant, and pediatric airways.