Fine motor deficiencies in children diagnosed as DCD based on poor grapho-motor ability.

  title={Fine motor deficiencies in children diagnosed as DCD based on poor grapho-motor ability.},
  author={Bouwien C. M. Smits-Engelsman and Anuschka S Niemeijer and Gerard P van Galen},
  journal={Human movement science},
  volume={20 1-2},
A sample of 125 children from grades 4 and 5 of two normal Dutch primary schools were investigated regarding the incidence of handwriting problems and other fine motor disabilities. Handwriting quality was assessed with the concise assessment method for children's handwriting (BHK) and the school questionnaire for teachers (SQT). Two groups of 12 children each were formed, one group of good writers and a group of poor writers selected from the lower performance range. The latter group was… CONTINUE READING

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