• Children
  • Studies of children with neonatal UCDs have shown variable intellectual outcomes, based broadly on developmental quotients or on traditional IQ scores. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Assessment of language abilities in preschool children should involve an evaluation of both expressive and receptive skills and should include an evaluation of more than one dimension of language. (springer.com)
  • The use of a single measure of a language component, such as vocabulary, is considered inadequate for determining whether preschool children have typical language or language impairment. (springer.com)
  • Available evidence supports the inclusion of measures of phonological short-term memory in the assessment of the language abilities of preschool children. (springer.com)
  • Animal studies focusing on brain maturational states more applicable to clinical practice, as well as clinical studies focusing on prolonged exposures during distinct developmental windows of vulnerability, are urgently needed to improve the safety of perioperative care for thousands of young children requiring life-saving and quality of life-improving procedures daily. (ekja.org)
  • However, development tests may help to discriminate between normal variations in development among children and early signs of a developmental problem. (healthofchildren.com)
  • About 16 percent of children have some form of developmental difficulty or delay, and more than 500,000 American children are assessed for early-intervention programs every year. (healthofchildren.com)
  • Although several descriptions of educational programs for young autistic children exist in the literature, most have focused on one model of service delivery, the preschool classroom. (google.com)
  • The goal of the Murdoch Early Intervention Program (MEIP) was to replicate the intensive early intervention program designed by Lovaas for children with severe developmental disability and autism. (google.com)
  • In addition, the Processing Speed Quotient (known as the Processing Speed Index on previous Wechsler scales) can be derived for children aged 4 - 7 years 3 months, and a General Language Composite can be determined for children in both age bands (2 years 6 months - 3 years 11 months & 4-7 years 3 months). (wikipedia.org)
  • The contribution of CPB to changes in cognitive function in children could be more precisely defined if preoperative and postoperative measures of cognitive function were available, as is often the case for adult patients. (ahajournals.org)
  • The Carolina Abecedarian (ABC) Project and the Carolina Approach to Responsive Education (CARE) projects consist of two consecutive longitudinal studies on the effectiveness of early childhood educational intervention for children at high risk for developmental delays and school failure. (umich.edu)
  • The Committee concluded that data from studies undertaken in the Seychelles and the Faroe Islands, which were evaluated at its fifty-third meeting, did not provide consistent evidence concerning neuro-developmental effects in children of women whose methylmercury intakes had resulted in burdens of mercury in hair of 20 mg/kg and below. (inchem.org)
  • outcomes
  • Research hypotheses include: Within this high-risk sample, early cumulative risk will be negatively associated with young adult educational outcomes, employment outcomes, avoidance of teen parenthood, and avoidance of criminal behavior. (umich.edu)
  • persist
  • It is thought to persist as a trait into adult life, with various consequences studied in longitudinal studies of giftedness over the last century. (wikipedia.org)
  • development
  • There is still much controversy and much research on the topic of how adult performance unfolds from trait differences in childhood, and what educational and other supports best help the development of adult giftedness. (wikipedia.org)
  • ages
  • The PPVT-IV was developed from adult norms obtained on 828 persons ages 19 to 40 selected to be nationally representative of geographical regions and major occupational groups. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, the existing lack of definitive data regarding safe exposure durations, unaffected ages, and non-injurious anesthetic techniques precludes any evidence-based recommendations for drastically changing current clinical anesthesia management. (ekja.org)