Family support and parenting education in the home: an effective extension of clinic-based preventive health care services for poor children.

@article{Hardy1989FamilySA,
  title={Family support and parenting education in the home: an effective extension of clinic-based preventive health care services for poor children.},
  author={Janet B. Hardy and Rosalie Streett},
  journal={The Journal of pediatrics},
  year={1989},
  volume={115 6},
  pages={
          927-31
        }
}
A study was designed to assess the effect and cost of providing parenting and child care education in the home to inner-city mothers of poor infants receiving comprehensive health care in a large federal Children and Youth Program. Randomly selected, healthy neonates weighing more than 2000 gm and born to black women aged 18 years and older (n = 131) and to comparable control subjects (n = 132) were followed for a mean of 23.4 and 22.9 months, respectively. A community woman, with educational… CONTINUE READING
BETA

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 35 CITATIONS

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…