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ERIC Number: EJ866229
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Jul
Pages: 6
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 17
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0300-4430
A Study of Early Fine Motor Intervention in Down's Syndrome Children
Aparicio, Teresa Sanz; Balana, Javier Menendez
Early Child Development and Care, v179 n5 p631-636 Jul 2009
The marked delay in acquisition of fine motor skills in trisomic-21/Down's syndrome children is undeniable. In this study, we began with an affirmation that the cause of this deficit could be found in a different environment for which early intervention is essential. A sample of 30 Down's syndrome children was used to study at different ages: six months and nine months until 18 months of age. The obtained results establish statistically significant differences in favour of the six-month age groups. (Contains 4 figures and 2 tables.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
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