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ERIC Number: EJ609664
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-1092-4388
Predicting Language Production in Children and Adolescents with Down Syndrome: The Role of Comprehension.
Chapman, Robin S.; Seung, Hye-Kyeung; Schwartz, Scott E.; Bird, Elizabeth Kay-Raining
Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, v43 n2 p340-50 Apr 2000
Predictors of language production skills were evaluated in 48 children and adolescents with Down syndrome and compared to 48 children matched for nonverbal mental age and mother's years of education. Comparison of two models found the model that incorporated comprehension performance (as well group membership, chronological age, cognition, socioeconomic status, and hearing status) better predicted language performance. (Contains references.) (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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