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Pediatric and Adult Nutrition in Chronic Diseases, Developmental Disabilities, and Hereditary Metabolic DisordersPrevention, Assessment, and Treatment$
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Shirley W. Ekvall and Valli K. Ekvall

Print publication date: 2017

Print ISBN-13: 9780199398911

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: April 2017

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199398911.001.0001

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Feeding and Eating Problems of the Child or Adult with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities and Special Health Care Needs

Feeding and Eating Problems of the Child or Adult with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities and Special Health Care Needs

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24 Feeding and Eating Problems of the Child or Adult with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities and Special Health Care Needs
Source:
Pediatric and Adult Nutrition in Chronic Diseases, Developmental Disabilities, and Hereditary Metabolic Disorders
Author(s):

Diane Spear

Harriet Cloud

Shirley W. Ekvall

Paula Cushing

Linda Hicks

Julia Wahoff

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199398911.003.0024

This chapter discusses feeding and eating problems of the child or adult with intellectual and developmental disabilities and special health care needs, including normal development of feeding, gross motor development, behavioral aspects of feeding and eating, oral-motor difficulties and swallowing problems, problems with sensory processes or the feeding process, assessment of feeding and eating problems, assessment of oral-motor problems, assessment of positioning problems, behavioral and environmental problems, factors to consider in the nutritional assessment and intervention, tube feeding, self-feeding, and follow-up care.

Keywords:   intellectual disability, developmental disability, gross motor development, swallowing, sensory processes

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