ERIC Number: EJ319955
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
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Prenatal Prediction of Child Abuse and Neglect: A Prospective Study.
Murphy, Solbritt; And Others
Child Abuse and Neglect: The International Journal, v9 n2 p225-35 1985
Follow-up of 100 children whose mothers were identified during their pregnancy as high risk for serious parenting problems indicated that the scale (Family Stress Checklist) was a remarkably accurate predictor, with a sensitivity (percent correct negatives) of 89 percent. (CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Note: Special Issue: C. Henry Kempe Memorial Research Issue.