Family histories of children with SLI who show extended
- Specific Language Impairment: Preliminary Investigation of Factors Associated With Family History and With Patterns of Language Performance. Lahey, Margaret; Edwards, Jan // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Jun95, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p643
Obtains background history on 53 children with specific language impairment (SLI) to extend knowledge of family aggregation of speech/language/learning disorders (SLLD) among SLI children. Examination of factors associated with family history and with pattern of language performance.
- Language-impaired preschoolers: A follow-up into adolescence. Stothard, Susan E.; Snowling, Margaret J.; Bishop, D.V.M.; Chipchase, Barry B.; Kaplan, Carole A. // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Apr1998, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p407
Provides information on a study which assessed the language and cognitive outcomes of adolescent children diagnosed as speech-language impaired at age four. History of speech-language impairment; Brief review of related literature; Standardization of test scores in relation to the control...
- Perceptual Problems in Children With Language Impairment. // Adapted Physical Activity Quarterly;Jul1993, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p282
This article summarizes the research paper "Clumsiness and perceptual problems in children with specific language impairment," by R. Powell and D. Bishop, in "Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology." The purpose of the study is to explore the link and between specific language impairments...
- Outcomes of Early Language Delay: II. Etiology of Transient and Persistent Language Difficulties. Bishop, Dorothy V. M.; Price, Thomas S.; Dale, Philip S.; Plomin, Robert // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Jun2003, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p561
Genes are known to play an important role in causing specific language impairment, but it is unclear how far a similar etiology is implicated in transient language delay in early childhood. Two-year-old children with vocabulary scores below the 10th centile were selected from a cohort of over...
- Therapie von Kindlichen WortfindungsstÃ¶rungen nach dem Patholinguistischen Therapieansatz. Siegmüller, Julia // Forum Logopadie;sep2008, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p6
Word-finding difficulties are often described in language-disordered children in early school age or in preschoolers. Nevertheless the phenomenon is relatively unknown. This study provides a case series of single-case therapies all following the patholinguistic therapy approach. The profile...
- Speech and Language Disorders in Children. Wolski, William // Clinical Pediatrics;Oct1967, Vol. 6 Issue 10, p599
Focuses on speech and language disorders in children. Etiology and epidemiology; Signs and symptoms; Diagnosis and treatment options.
- Family Factors in Breast Cancer. Klitsch, Michael // Family Planning Perspectives;Jul/Aug92, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p147
This article deals with the effect of family history, body-fat distribution, and reproductive factors on the risk of postmenopausal breast cancer. Reproductive risk factors long associated with breast cancer, such as low parity and older age at first pregnancy, play a greater role in the...
- Gaining medical information from family pedigrees. // Reproductive BioMedicine Online (Reproductive Healthcare Limited;Apr2005, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p518
Examines the approach to family pedigrees as a source of disease in patients. Modification in the outlook on the roles of single Mendelian genes in disease; Challenges presented by disorders controlled by multiple genes, environmental factors and behavior; Cause of human heterozygosity.
- Family-based association study of DTNBP1 in 6p22.3 and schizophrenia. Tang, J X; Zhou, J; Fan, J B; Li, X W; Shi, Y Y; Gu, N F; Feng, G Y; Xing, Y L; Shi, J G; He, L // Molecular Psychiatry;2003, Vol. 8 Issue 8, p717
The existence of an important genetic contribution to the etiology of schizophrenia is well established from genetic epidemiological studies. The gene of DTNBP1 located on 6p22.3, a high-susceptibility chromosome region of schizophrenia, was highly associated with schizophrenia in Irish...