Title

1953 (aged 7 years)

Principal Investigator

James Douglas

Publisher

London School of Economics

Abstract

School doctors undertook the medical examination and health visitors and school nurses completed records of school absences, accidents and the form about the school and preschool preparation of the study child for school. Topics covered included: accidents, maternal reports of hospital admissions, bedwetting, type of school and class, the child's age at their first reading instruction and parental interest in school progress.

LifeStage

Childhood

LifeStageDescription

5 - 12 years

Time

Date
March1953 - September1953

Geography

Highest Level
Country
Country
GB-ENG
Country
GB-WLS
Country
GB-SCT