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J Pediatr. 2020 Feb 6. pii: S0022-3476(19)31738-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2019.12.059. [Epub ahead of print]

Differences in Reporting Child Health Needs and Status and Developmental Concerns between Mothers and Fathers: Findings from the National Survey of Children's Health.

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1
School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.
2
Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and Department of Psychology, University of Cincinnati College of Arts and Sciences, Cincinnati, OH.
3
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA. Electronic address: houtrow@upmc.edu.

Abstract

Nationally representative data of 140 000 children in 2-parent households showed that fathers were more likely than mothers to report that a child was in good health and less likely to report the presence of a specific health condition, special health care needs, or unmet health service needs.

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