ERIC Number: EJ588995
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Prenatal and Infancy Home Visitation by Nurses: Recent Findings.
Olds, David L.; Henderson, Charles R., Jr.; Kitzman, Harriet J.; Eckenrode, John J.; Cole, Robert E.; Tatelbaum, Robert C.
Future of Children, v9 n1 p44-65 Spr-Sum 1999
Describes a 20-year program of research on the Nurse Home Visitation Program, a model in which nurses visit mothers beginning at pregnancy and continuing through the children's second birthdays. Summarizes results of two randomized trials and concludes that the use of nurses as home visitors is key to program success. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue titled "Home Visiting: Recent Program Evaluations."