Catalogue by titles / Niños de familias inmigrantes y procedentes de adopción international (con especial referencia a la zona metropolitana suroeste de Madrid).

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ISS/IRC Code TOOL-PRACTICE ESP-011
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Title Niños de familias inmigrantes y procedentes de adopción international (con especial referencia a la zona metropolitana suroeste de Madrid).
Author HERNANDEZ MERINO Angel
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Date published/issue 00-00-2003
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published SPAIN
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Page 25 p
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Type of material Web-page
Language of document Spanish

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Free text In this article, the author gives information on the estimated amount of children present in this area of Madrid who are issued of immigration or international adoptions and the medical pathologies they present and have to be treated for in comparison with the local population. He points out that there are differences which exist depending on the countries of origin of these children and sometimes between immigrant children and adopted children who will be offered very different development opportunities in their new homes. He goes through the various pathologies and recommended medical tests. There is a section on pre-adoption consultation. Extensive internet listing of related and useful sites.

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