[Decreasing early detection gaps].

  title={[Decreasing early detection gaps].},
  author={H Schirm},
  journal={Gesundheitswesen (Bundesverband der Arzte des Offentlichen Gesundheitsdienstes (Germany))},
  volume={59 10},
  • H Schirm
  • Published 1997 in
    Gesundheitswesen (Bundesverband der Arzte des…
In the first year of life, 90% of children are regularly supervised by the periodic health examinations (examination no 3 to no 6). From the beginning of the second year of life, the participation rate is continuously decreasing up to 75% at the last examination at 5 years. Results of school entrant examinations could demonstrate that the real participation rate is less than reported. Some data point to the group of non-participating children: e.g. children of migrants, of social disadvantaged… CONTINUE READING