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Research Article

The Malawi Developmental Assessment Tool (MDAT): The Creation, Validation, and Reliability of a Tool to Assess Child Development in Rural African Settings

  • Melissa Gladstone mail,

    mgladstone@btinternet.com

    Affiliation: Department of Paediatrics, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi

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  • Gillian A. Lancaster,

    Affiliation: Postgraduate Statistics Centre, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Lancaster University, Lancaster, United Kingdom

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  • Eric Umar,

    Affiliation: Department of Community Health, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi

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  • Maggie Nyirenda,

    Affiliation: Department of Paediatrics, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi

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  • Edith Kayira,

    Affiliation: Wellcome Trust Research Labs, Blantyre, Malawi

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  • Nynke R. van den Broek,

    Affiliation: Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

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  • Rosalind L. Smyth

    Affiliation: School of Reproductive and Developmental Medicine, Institute of Child Health, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom

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  • Published: May 25, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1000273

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