Table 4

Health professionals found to be helpful or very helpful; values are number (%)

At first (n=108) Now (n=73)
General practitioner56 (52)49 (67)
Health visitor41 (38)6 (8)
Community doctor20 (19)5 (7)
School doctor14 (13)19 (26)
School nurse13 (12)21 (29)
Hospital paediatrician13 (12)11 (15)
Physiotherapist4 (4)6 (8)
Psychiatrist4 (4)0 
Speech therapist5 (5)5 (7)