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ERIC Number: EJ396632
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1989
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Infants Exposed to Cocaine in Utero: Implications for Developmental Assessment and Intervention.
Schneider, Jane W.; And Others
Infants and Young Children: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Special Care Practices, v2 n1 p25-36 Jul 1989
Developmental assessment of newborns and young infants exposed to cocaine in utero suggest abnormal state control and orientation and dysfunction in motor control. Intervention should include parent education on careful positioning, handling, and feeding to improve infants' movement patterns and long-term followup by health care professionals for possible behavioral or learning disorders. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Audience: Researchers; Practitioners
Language: English
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