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ERIC Number: EJ677121
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0047-6765
Access to Specialty Medical Care for Children with Mental Retardation, Autism, and Other Special Health Care Needs.
Krauss, Marty Wyngaarden; Gulley, Stephen; Sciegaj, Mark; Wells, Nora
Mental Retardation, v41 n5 p329-39 Oct 2003
Analysis of a national survey indicates that more than a third of children with autism, a fifth with mental retardation, and a fifth with other types of special health care needs had problems obtaining needed care from specialty doctors in the preceding year. The most common problems included getting referrals and finding providers with appropriate training. (Contains references.) (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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