TITLE

Prevalence of specific language impairment in kindergarten children

AUTHOR(S)
Tomblin, J. Bruce; Records, Nancy L.; Buckwalter, Paula; Xuyang Zhang; Smith, Elaine; O'Brien, Marlea
PUB. DATE
December 1997
SOURCE
Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Dec1997, Vol. 40 Issue 6, p1245
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Estimates the prevalence of specific language impairment (SLI) in monolingual English-speaking kindergarten children in the United States. Prevalence of SLI according to gender and race; Rate of SLI by race and ethnicity; Negative consequences associated with SLI; Effect of SLI on the children's way of life.
ACCESSION #
11792

 

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