Television and DVD/video viewing in children younger than 2 years.

  title={Television and DVD/video viewing in children younger than 2 years.},
  author={Frederick J. Zimmerman and Dimitri A. Christakis and Andrew N. Meltzoff},
  journal={Archives of pediatrics \& adolescent medicine},
  volume={161 5},
OBJECTIVE To determine the television-, DVD-, and video-viewing habits of children younger than 2 years. [] Key MethodDESIGN A telephone survey of 1009 parents of children aged 2 to 24 months. SETTING Parents in Minnesota and Washington state were surveyed. PARTICIPANTS A random sample of parents of children born in the previous 2 years was drawn from birth certificate records. Households in which English was not spoken were excluded, as were children with major disabilities.

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