ERIC Number: EJ285323
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Child Abuse in a Cerebral-Palsied Population.
Diamond, Linda J.; Jaudes, Paula K.
Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, v25 n2 p169-74 Apr 1983
Of 86 cerebral-palsied children (six months-eight years old) in one care center, 17 had been abused. Eight of these children's cerebral palsy was a result of abuse. Findings suggest a high incidence of child abuse among children with cerebral palsy. Journal Availability: See DC 152 470. (Author/CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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