Prediction of special education placement from birth certificate data.


Authors:Andrews, H., Goldberg, D., Wellen, N., Pittman, B. and Struening, E.
"The significant predictors of special education placement were Medicaid payment for birth (a poverty indicator), unmarried status of mother, large family size, low parental education, a mother born in the United States, a low level of prenatal care, male gender, low birth weight, and a low Apgar score"