ERIC Number: EJ577384
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Epidemiology: Informing Clinical Practice and Research on Language Disorders in Children.
Lubker, Bobbie Boyd; Tomblin, J. Bruce
Topics in Language Disorders, v19 n1 p1-26 Nov 1998
Describes the discipline of epidemiology and the application of epidemiologic methods to the study of children's language disorders. Epidemiology is described as the study of the distributions and determinants of disease, disorders, disabilities, and desirable health events in populations. Common epidemiologic research designs are discussed. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Facilitating Support for Language Research & Practice.