Prevalence of childhood disability and the characteristics and circumstances of disabled children in the UK: secondary analysis of the Family Resources Survey

@inproceedings{Blackburn2010PrevalenceOC,
  title={Prevalence of childhood disability and the characteristics and circumstances of disabled children in the UK: secondary analysis of the Family Resources Survey},
  author={Clare M Blackburn and Nicholas J. Spencer and Janet Read},
  booktitle={BMC pediatrics},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND Robust data on the prevalence of childhood disability and the circumstances and characteristics of disabled children is crucial to understanding the relationship between impairment and social disadvantage. It is also crucial for public policy development aimed at reducing the prevalence of childhood disability and providing appropriate and timely service provision. This paper reports prevalence rates for childhood disability in the United Kingdom (UK) and describes the social and… CONTINUE READING

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