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ERIC Number: EJ647144
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0895-8017
Incidence and Temporal Patterns of Adaptive Behavior Change in Adults with Mental Retardation.
Zigman, Warren B.; Schupf, Nicole; Urv, Tiina; Zigman, April; Silverman, Wayne
American Journal on Mental Retardation, v107 n3 p161-74 May 2002
A study found cumulative decline in adaptive behavior and functional skills in 248 adults with Down syndrome increased from less than .04 at age 50, to .67 by 72, whereas decline for 398 adults with mental retardation increased from less than .02 at age 50 to .52 at 88. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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