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Early diagnosis and secondary prevention of Duchenne muscular dystrophy

Archives of Disease in Childhood

Jun 1, 1989

R A SmithP S Harper

PMID: 2476078

Abstract

A total of 33 young boys (mean age 3.4 years) with Duchenne muscular dystrophy and 21 normal controls (mean age 3.5 years) were assessed using the Griffiths's mental development scales and the Reynell language scales. The boys with Duchenne muscular dystrophy were significantly developm...read more

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Developmentally Delayed
Child Development Disorders, Specific
Speech Delay
Developmental Disabilities
Muscular Dystrophy
Muscular Dystrophy, Duchenne
General Social Development and Population
Filiation
Early Diagnosis
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Early diagnosis and secondary prevention of Duchenne muscular dystrophy

Archives of Disease in Childhood

Jun 1, 1989

R A SmithP S Harper

PMID: 2476078

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Abstract

A total of 33 young boys (mean age 3.4 years) with Duchenne muscular dystrophy and 21 normal controls (mean age 3.5 years) were assessed using the Griffiths's mental development scales and the Reynell language scales. The boys with Duchenne muscular dystrophy were significantly developm...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Developmentally Delayed
Child Development Disorders, Specific
Speech Delay
Developmental Disabilities
Muscular Dystrophy
Muscular Dystrophy, Duchenne
General Social Development and Population
Filiation
Early Diagnosis

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Archives of Disease in Childhood

Screening for Duchenne muscular dystrophy(opens in new tab)

Archives of Disease in ChildhoodJuly 1, 1989
R A SmithP S Harper
BMJ : British Medical Journal

Evidence based case report: Assessing developmental delay(opens in new tab)

BMJ : British Medical JournalJuly 21, 2001
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Paper Details
References
  • References14
  • Citations10
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  • References14
  • Citations10
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