ERIC Number: EJ353964
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Language-Impaired 4-Year-Olds: Distinguishing Transient from Persistent Impairment.
Bishop, D. V. M.; Edmundson, A.
Journal of Speech and Hearing Disorders, v52 n2 p156-73 May 1987
Language-impaired children (N=87) were assessed at the ages of 4, 4 1/2, and 5 1/2. In 37%, the language disorder resolved by 5 1/2 years (44% resolution in those with normal nonverbal ability). Outcome for individuals could be predicted with 90% accuracy at four years. (Author/KM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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