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ERIC Number: EJ444465
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-2194
A Developmental Index Using the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children: Implications for the Diagnosis and Nature of ADHD.
Bowers, Thomas G.; And Others
Journal of Learning Disabilities, v25 n3 p179-85,195 Mar 1992
This study examined the utility of Wechsler's Deterioration Index, which compares short- and long-term memory capabilities. Three studies with a total of 120 children (ages 6-14) found that the index did not predict learning disability status but did distinguish children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder from nondisabled children. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children