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Learning Disabilities

MedGen UID:
199623
Concept ID:
C0751265
Mental or Behavioral Dysfunction
Synonyms: Disabilities, Learning; Disability, Learning; Learning Disability
SNOMED CT: General learning disability (1855002); Learning disability (1855002)
 

Definition

According to U.S. federal legislation, disabilities involved in understanding or using language, manifested in impaired listening, thinking, talking, reading, writing, or arithmetic skills. Includes perceptual handicaps, brain injury, minimal brain dysfunction, and developmental aphasia. Compare LEARNING DISORDERS. [from PSY]

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Jäncke L, Alahmadi N
Clin EEG Neurosci 2016 Jan;47(1):24-36. Epub 2015 Nov 5 doi: 10.1177/1550059415612622. PMID: 26545819
Kohli N, Sullivan AL, Sadeh S, Zopluoglu C
J Sch Psychol 2015 Apr;53(2):105-20. Epub 2015 Jan 19 doi: 10.1016/j.jsp.2014.12.002. PMID: 25746821
McLaughlin D, Barr O, McIlfatrick S, McConkey R
BMJ Support Palliat Care 2015 Dec;5(5):531-7. Epub 2014 Mar 4 doi: 10.1136/bmjspcare-2013-000615. PMID: 24644213
Durand MA, Gates B, Parkes G, Zia A, Friedli K, Barton G, Ring H, Oostendorp L, Wellsted D
Trials 2014 Nov 20;15:455. doi: 10.1186/1745-6215-15-455. PMID: 25414095Free PMC Article
Dodiuk-Gad R, Lerner M, Breznitz Z, Cohen-Barak E, Ziv M, Shani-Adir A, Amichai B, Zlotogorski A, Shalev S, Rozenman D
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 2014 Mar;28(3):314-9. Epub 2013 Feb 15 doi: 10.1111/jdv.12103. PMID: 23410204

Diagnosis

Jäncke L, Alahmadi N
Clin EEG Neurosci 2016 Jan;47(1):24-36. Epub 2015 Nov 5 doi: 10.1177/1550059415612622. PMID: 26545819
Durand MA, Gates B, Parkes G, Zia A, Friedli K, Barton G, Ring H, Oostendorp L, Wellsted D
Trials 2014 Nov 20;15:455. doi: 10.1186/1745-6215-15-455. PMID: 25414095Free PMC Article
Turner S
Nurs Stand 2014 Nov 25;29(12):53-9. doi: 10.7748/ns.29.12.53.e9306. PMID: 25408049
Marriott A, Turner S, Giraud-Saunders A
Nurs Stand 2014 Nov 4;29(9):37-42. doi: 10.7748/ns.29.9.37.e9123. PMID: 25351092
Flick RP, Lee K, Hofer RE, Beinborn CW, Hambel EM, Klein MK, Gunn PW, Wilder RT, Katusic SK, Schroeder DR, Warner DO, Sprung J
Anesth Analg 2011 Jun;112(6):1424-31. Epub 2010 Aug 24 doi: 10.1213/ANE.0b013e3181f2ecdd. PMID: 20736436Free PMC Article

Therapy

Durand MA, Gates B, Parkes G, Zia A, Friedli K, Barton G, Ring H, Oostendorp L, Wellsted D
Trials 2014 Nov 20;15:455. doi: 10.1186/1745-6215-15-455. PMID: 25414095Free PMC Article
Narimoto T, Matsuura N, Takezawa T, Mitsuhashi Y, Hiratani M
J Genet Psychol 2013 Jan-Feb;174(1):73-87. doi: 10.1080/00221325.2011.641040. PMID: 23534098
Beeken RJ, Spanos D, Fovargue S, Hunter R, Omar R, Hassiotis A, King M, Wardle J, Croker H
Trials 2013 Mar 12;14:71. doi: 10.1186/1745-6215-14-71. PMID: 23497560Free PMC Article
Koski K, Launonen K
Int J Lang Commun Disord 2012 Nov-Dec;47(6):685-95. Epub 2012 Jul 18 doi: 10.1111/j.1460-6984.2012.00175.x. PMID: 23121527
Flick RP, Lee K, Hofer RE, Beinborn CW, Hambel EM, Klein MK, Gunn PW, Wilder RT, Katusic SK, Schroeder DR, Warner DO, Sprung J
Anesth Analg 2011 Jun;112(6):1424-31. Epub 2010 Aug 24 doi: 10.1213/ANE.0b013e3181f2ecdd. PMID: 20736436Free PMC Article

Prognosis

Maehler C, Schuchardt K
Res Dev Disabil 2016 Nov;58:1-8. Epub 2016 Aug 24 doi: 10.1016/j.ridd.2016.08.007. PMID: 27567244
Grinblat N, Rosenblum S
Res Dev Disabil 2016 Dec;59:105-114. Epub 2016 Aug 12 doi: 10.1016/j.ridd.2016.07.012. PMID: 27525557
Zheng C, Gaumer Erickson A, Kingston NM, Noonan PM
J Learn Disabil 2014 Sep-Oct;47(5):462-74. Epub 2012 Dec 7 doi: 10.1177/0022219412469688. PMID: 23223201
Heath N, Roberts E, Toste JR
J Learn Disabil 2013 Sep-Oct;46(5):402-12. Epub 2011 Dec 19 doi: 10.1177/0022219411428807. PMID: 22183191
Sideridis G, Padeliadu S
J Learn Disabil 2013 Mar-Apr;46(2):115-32. Epub 2011 Jun 17 doi: 10.1177/0022219411407924. PMID: 21685348

Clinical prediction guides

Grinblat N, Rosenblum S
Res Dev Disabil 2016 Dec;59:105-114. Epub 2016 Aug 12 doi: 10.1016/j.ridd.2016.07.012. PMID: 27525557
Kumagami T, Kumagai K
Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 2014 Oct;68(10):768-75. Epub 2014 Jun 9 doi: 10.1111/pcn.12187. PMID: 24735065
Zheng C, Gaumer Erickson A, Kingston NM, Noonan PM
J Learn Disabil 2014 Sep-Oct;47(5):462-74. Epub 2012 Dec 7 doi: 10.1177/0022219412469688. PMID: 23223201
Niileksela CR, Reynolds MR
J Learn Disabil 2014 May-Jun;47(3):224-36. Epub 2012 Aug 18 doi: 10.1177/0022219412453172. PMID: 22907885
Nagarajappa R, Tak M, Sharda AJ, Asawa K, Jalihal S, Kakatkar G
Scand J Caring Sci 2013 Mar;27(1):57-62. Epub 2012 Apr 18 doi: 10.1111/j.1471-6712.2012.01000.x. PMID: 22510055

Recent systematic reviews

Peijnenborgh JC, Hurks PM, Aldenkamp AP, Vles JS, Hendriksen JG
Neuropsychol Rehabil 2016 Oct;26(5-6):645-72. Epub 2015 Apr 17 doi: 10.1080/09602011.2015.1026356. PMID: 25886202
Ciullo S, Lo YL, Wanzek J, Reed DK
J Learn Disabil 2016 May-Jun;49(3):257-71. Epub 2014 Jun 23 doi: 10.1177/0022219414539566. PMID: 24958632
Shin M, Bryant DP
J Learn Disabil 2015 Jan-Feb;48(1):96-112. Epub 2013 Oct 23 doi: 10.1177/0022219413508324. PMID: 24153404
Bradbury-Jones C, Rattray J, Jones M, Macgillivray S
J Clin Nurs 2013 Jun;22(11-12):1497-509. Epub 2013 Feb 28 doi: 10.1111/jocn.12109. PMID: 23445535
Klassen RM, Tze VM, Hannok W
J Learn Disabil 2013 Jul-Aug;46(4):317-27. Epub 2011 Oct 4 doi: 10.1177/0022219411422260. PMID: 22043025

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