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Toxic substances and mental retardation

Toxic substances and mental retardation

neurobehavioral toxicology and teratology

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Published by American Association on Mental Deficiency in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mental retardation -- Etiology.,
  • Behavioral toxicology.,
  • Neurotoxic agents.,
  • Fetal alcohol syndrome -- Complications.,
  • Lead -- Toxicology -- Complications.,
  • Abnormalities, Drug Induced.,
  • Behavior -- drug effects.,
  • Mental Retardation -- etiology.,
  • Teratogens.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statementedited by Stephen R. Schroeder.
    SeriesMonographs of the American Association on Mental Deficiency,, 8, Monographs of the American Association on Mental Deficiency ;, no. 8.
    ContributionsSchroeder, Stephen R.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC570 .T68 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 176 p. :
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2373664M
    ISBN 100940898152
    LC Control Number87001776

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    The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) - Mental health services for adults who have a mental illness, children and youth who have an emotional disturbance, and persons who have a developmental disability. Sep 03,  · When toys hurt: Alarm over toxic chemicals in children’s playthings are typically left with grossly obvious mental retardation and behavioural disruption. mutagenic or toxic for.

    Mental Illness, Alzheimer's, Dementia, Older Adults. Behavioral health services support persons with serious mental illness, care givers, and people with dementia by developing knowledge and skills in clinicians and others who provide care for them. Sep 29,  · Children with Intellectual Deficits 1. Children with Intellectual Deficits 2. Introduction Intellectual disability (ID), once called mental retardation, is characterized by below-average intelligence or mental ability and a lack of skills necessary for day-to-day living.


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