Table 88Multidimensional treatment foster care for preschoolers: Study characteristics

First Author et al., YearSample Description (Age Group)Study Design and DurationComparison GroupsBaseline NRisk of Bias
Fisher et al., 2005143 and Fisher et al. 2009;140

United States
Children ages 3 to 6 years in new foster placement, expected duration ≥3 monthsRCT

24 monthsa (postbaseline: initial out-of-home placement)
G1: MTFC-P
G2 Usual care
G1: 47
G2: 43

Overall
N = 90b
Medium
a

Out-of-home placements were typically prior to study.

b

Fisher et al., 2009 G1 N=29, G2 N=23

Abbreviations: G = group; MTFC-P = Multidimensional Treatment Foster Care for Preschoolers; N = number; RCT = randomized controlled trial.

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