Children with persistent feeding difficulties: an observational analysis of the feeding interactions of problem and non-problem eaters.

@article{Sanders1993ChildrenWP,
  title={Children with persistent feeding difficulties: an observational analysis of the feeding interactions of problem and non-problem eaters.},
  author={Matthew R. Sanders and Rishikesh K. Patel and Bonny Le Grice and Ross W. Shepherd},
  journal={Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association},
  year={1993},
  volume={12 1},
  pages={
          64-73
        }
}
  • M. Sanders, R. K. Patel, R. Shepherd
  • Published 1993
  • Psychology
  • Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association
This study examined the relationship between parent's feeding practices and the feeding behavior of toddlers and preschool-age children with (n = 19) or without (n = 29) persistent feeding difficulties. Specifically, patterns of parent-child interaction were assessed during standardized family mealtime observations in the clinic. Parents also kept observational records of their children's mealtime behavior at home and rated the degree of difficulty they experienced in feeding their child during… 

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