ERIC Number: EJ626382
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Personal Characteristics and Contextual Factors Associated with Residential Expenditures for Individuals with Mental Retardation.
Rhoades, Jeffrey A.; Altman, Barbara M.
Mental Retardation, v39 n2 p114-29 Apr 2001
A study involving 3,920 individuals with mental retardation from 665 residential facilities found ownership, facility size, facility services, and location were factors associated with higher expenditures. Individuals with a greater number of activity of daily living limitations, developmental disabilities, and more severe mental retardation had higher expenses. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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