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    • Rutter
      • Romanian Orphan Studies, compared 165 Romanian orphans who were adopted by UK families
        • physical, cognitive and emotional development was assessed at ages of 4, 6, 11 and 15
          • when they first arrived in the UK the orphans showed signs of mental retardation and were severely malnourished
            • IQ of a child adopted before six months of age was 102 (average, between six months 86 and after 2 years 77
              • Beckett el al, found that differences stayed at age of 16
    • Zeanah et al, the Bucharest early intervention project
      • control group of 50 children who have never lived near an institution


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