ERIC Number: ED039014
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
Studies of Sucking Behavior in the Human Newborn: The Diagnostic and Predictive Value of Measures of Earliest Oral Behavior.
Kron, Reuben E.
This paper offers a concise 3-page summary of the results of some investigations of sucking behavior during the neonatal period. This is followed by a page of references and 16 pages of pertinent diagrams and their descriptions. The investigations are the result of an objective technique developed for measuring the nutritive sucking behavior of the newborn. (JF)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Child Health and Human Development (NIH), Bethesda, MD.; National Inst. of Mental Health (DHEW), Bethesda, MD.
Authoring Institution: Pennsylvania Univ., Philadelphia.