ERIC Number: EJ629473
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Identifying Infants and Toddlers with Fragile X Syndrome: Issues and Recommendations.
Bailey, Donald B., Jr.; Roberts, Jane E.; Mirrett, Penny; Hatton, Deborah D.
Infants and Young Children, v14 n1 p24-33 Jul 2001
This article discusses the difficulties of early identification of Fragile X syndrome (FXS), provides an overview and analysis of existing screening checklists, and recommends a set of characteristics to enhance the identification process of infants and toddlers with FXS. Indicators address family history, behavior, social/communication, oral-motor/feeding, and physical characteristics. (Contains references.) (CR)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
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