Early developmental milestones and age of independent walking in orphans compared with typical home-raised infants.

@article{Chaibal2016EarlyDM,
  title={Early developmental milestones and age of independent walking in orphans compared with typical home-raised infants.},
  author={Supattra Chaibal and Surussawadi Bennett and Korrawan Rattanathanthong and Wantana Siritaratiwat},
  journal={Early human development},
  year={2016},
  volume={101},
  pages={23-6}
}
AIM Early gross motor development is a major indicator of global milestones in the first year of life, affecting the walking ability of a child. There has been limited research reporting on early motor development and the age of independent walking of orphaned infants compared to typical home-raised infants. The purpose of this study was to compare the mean scores of early gross motor movement at 4, 6 and 8months of age and at the age of walking attainment of typically raised infants and… CONTINUE READING