Visual perceptual skills in children born with very low birth weights.

  title={Visual perceptual skills in children born with very low birth weights.},
  author={Deborah Winders Davis and Barbara M. Burns and Shirley A Wilkerson and Jean J Steichen},
  journal={Journal of pediatric health care : official publication of National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates & Practitioners},
  volume={19 6},
INTRODUCTION A disproportionate number of very low birth weight (VLBW; < or =1500 g) children require special education services and have school-related problems even when they are free from major disabilities and have average intelligence quotient scores. Visual-perceptual problems have been suggested as contributors to deficits in academic performance, but few data are available describing specific visual-perceptual problems. This study was designed to identify specific visual-perceptual… CONTINUE READING

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