ERIC Number: EJ609694
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Risk for Speech Disorder Associated with Early Recurrent Otitis Media with Effusion: Two Retrospective Studies.
Shriberg, Lawrence D.; Flipsen, Peter, Jr.; Thielke, Helen; Kwiatkowski, Joan; Kertoy, Marilyn K.; Katcher, Murray L.; Nellis, Robert A.; Block, Michael G.
Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, v43 n1 p79-99 Feb 2000
A study of 35 3-year-olds followed since infancy in a university-affiliated pediatrics clinic and 50 Native American children followed since infancy in a tribal health clinic found early recurrent otitis media with effusion was only associated with increased risk for speech disorder in the Native American children. (Contains extensive references.) (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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