ERIC Number: EJ413870
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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Effects of Recurrent Otitis Media on Language, Speech, and Educational Achievement in Menominee Indian Children.
Thielke, Helen M.; Shriberg, Lawrence D.
Journal of American Indian Education, v29 n2 p25-35 Jan 1990
Among 28 monolingual English-speaking Menominee Indian children, a history of otitis media was associated with significantly lower scores on measures of language comprehension and speech perception and production at ages 3-5, and on school standardized tests 2 years later. Contains 38 references. (SV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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