ERIC Number: EJ439479
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Survey of Ten Infants Exposed Prenatally to Maternal Cocaine Use.
Deoliveira, Iraneide J.; Cratty, Bryant J.
International Journal of Rehabilitation Research, v14 n3 p265-66 Sep 1991
Ten infants, 2 to 11 months of age, who tested positive for cocaine at birth, were assessed by means of the Battelle Developmental Inventory and a questionnaire administered to the infants' foster parents. Seven of the infants evidenced measurable delays that legally (in California) mandated intervention. The most effective caretaking behaviors reported including reducing levels of sensory stimulation. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers; Practitioners
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Battelle Developmental Inventory