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The effects of prenatal HIV exposure on language functioning in Kenyan children: establishing an evaluative framework

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Background

HIV infection has been associated with impaired language development in prenatally exposed children. Although most of the burden of HIV occurs in sub-Saharan Africa, there have not been any comprehensive studies of HIV exposure on multiple aspects of language development using instruments appropriate for the population.

Methods

We compared language development in children exposed to HIV in utero to community controls (N = 262, 8–30 months) in rural Keny...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s13104-016-2264-3

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
Oxford college:
St John's College
Role:
Author
Publisher:
BioMed Central
Journal:
BMC Research Notes More from this journal
Volume:
9
Issue:
1
Pages:
463
Publication date:
2016-10-01
Acceptance date:
2016-10-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1756-0500
Pmid:
27733206
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Pubs id:
pubs:708896
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uuid:680bfd4c-f40e-453e-8763-802310f1383c
Local pid:
pubs:708896
Source identifiers:
708896
Deposit date:
2017-10-09

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