Economic costs associated with mental retardation, cerebral palsy, hearing loss, and vision impairment--United States, 2003.

@article{2004EconomicCA,
  title={Economic costs associated with mental retardation, cerebral palsy, hearing loss, and vision impairment--United States, 2003.},
  author={},
  journal={MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report},
  year={2004},
  volume={53 3},
  pages={57-9}
}
  • Published 2004 in MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report
Developmental disabilities (DDs) are chronic conditions that initially manifest in persons aged < or =18 years and result in impairment of physical health, mental health, cognition, speech, language, or self-care. The majority of persons with DDs require long-term supportive care or services. In 2003, RTI International (Research Triangle Park, North Carolina) and CDC analyzed data from multiple surveys and reports to estimate the direct and indirect economic costs associated with four DDs in… CONTINUE READING
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