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Author Symposium on the Cost of Preventing Major Mental Handicap (1977 : London, England)

Title Major mental handicap : methods and costs of prevention
Published Amsterdam ; New York : Elsevier/Excerpta Medica/North-Holland, 1978
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 226 pages) : illustrations
Series Ciba Foundation symposium ; 59 (new ser.)
Ciba Foundation symposium ; new ser. 59
Contents Main causes of major mental handicap : prevalence and epidemiology / Eva Alberman -- Aetiology of severe handicapping conditions in early childhood / C.M. Drillien -- Severe mental retardation in Swedish children born 1959-1970 : epidemiological panorama and causative factors / Bengt Hagberg -- ABCs of perinatal medicine / Calvin J. Hobel -- Neonatal intensive care and the prevention of major handicap / E.O.R. Reynolds -- A method for neurological evaluation within the first year of life : experience with full-term newborn infants with birth injury / Claudine Amiel-Tison -- Present status of the infant of very low birth weight treated in a referral neonatal intensive care unit in 1974 / P.M. Fitzhardinge, E. Kalman, S. Ashby, K.E. Pape -- Outcome for infants at high risk of major handicap / Ann Stewart, Diane Turcan, Grace Rawlings, Susanna Hart, Sheila Gregory -- Application of cost-benefit analysis to programmes for the prevention of mental handicap / R.L. Akehurst, Sally Holtermann -- Perinatality : french cost-benefit studies and decisions on handicap and prevention / Marie Therese Chapalain
Notes Editors: Katherine Elliott and Maeve O'Connor
Proceedings of the Symposium on the Cost of Preventing Major Mental Handicap, held at Ciba Foundation, London, 7-8 Nov. 1977
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Intellectual disability -- Etiology -- Congresses.
Intellectual disability -- Prevention -- Congresses.
Intellectual disability -- Prevention -- Costs -- Congresses.
Neonatal intensive care -- Congresses.
Prenatal care -- Congresses.
Intellectual Disability.
Prenatal Care.
Genre/Form Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Elliott, Katherine May.
O'Connor, Maeve.
Ciba Foundation.
Wiley InterScience (Online service)
ISBN 0470718099 (e-book)
9780470718094 (e-book)