Developmental Examination

  • Gerald S. Golden
Part of the Topics in Pediatrics book series (TIPE)


The terms growth and development should not be used indiscriminately to refer to all of the changes taking place in the first few years of a child’s life. Growth means only those events resulting in an increase in size. Growth is most rapid in early childhood and is virtually complete at the end of adolescence.


Spinal Muscular Atrophy Language Disorder Developmental Language Disorder Denver Developmental Screening Test Bounce Ball 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gerald S. Golden
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  1. 1.Department of Neurology, The Health Science CenterUniversity of Tennessee, MemphisMemphisUSA

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