Recent implementation of Public Law 99-457 has high-lighted the integral role of pediatricians in early intervention for infants and young children (birth to age 3 years) with disabilities and their families.
Faculty representatives of all US pediatric residency programs were surveyed to determine the current status of resident education about issues in this content area.
Of 219 surveys, 159 (73%) were returned and analyzed.
Resident rotations in child development were offered in 89% of the programs.
Of these, 73% were mandatory rotations.
Generally, comprehensive resident exposure to a majority of important topics regarding Public Law 99-457 was reported.
Mots-clés Pascal : Médecin, Handicap, Pédiatrie, Rôle professionnel, Gestion, Formation professionnelle, Nourrisson, Homme, Enfant, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Législation, Aptitude professionnelle
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Physician, Handicap, Pediatrics, Occupational role, Management, Occupational training, Infant, Human, Child, United States, North America, America, Legislation, Vocational aptitude
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 93-0327574
Code Inist : 002B30A05. Création : 199406.