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Maternal insecurity and failure to thrive in Asian children.
  1. T R Fenton,
  2. R Bhat,
  3. A Davies,
  4. R West
  1. Department of Paediatrics, St George's Hospital Medical School, London.

    Abstract

    Four Asian babies were investigated because they failed to thrive. In all four cases the failure to thrive was a result of the mother's social isolation and inability to communicate, and to the father's refusal to accept that there was a problem in the family.

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