Maternal responsiveness of socially high-risk mothers to the elicitation cues of their 7-month-old infants.

Abstract

This descriptive study of 19 socially high-risk mother-infant dyads in naturalistic interaction focused on maternal response to infant elicitation cues. Maternal response behavior was coded on a continuum from underresponsive to adequate to overresponsive. Maternal affect was rated separately using selected items from an existing scale. As a whole, the… (More)

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@article{Karl1995MaternalRO, title={Maternal responsiveness of socially high-risk mothers to the elicitation cues of their 7-month-old infants.}, author={Dorothee Karl}, journal={Journal of pediatric nursing}, year={1995}, volume={10 4}, pages={254-63} }