Effects of the Global Coronavirus Disease-2019 Pandemic on Early Childhood Development: Short- and Long-Term Risks and Mitigating Program and Policy Actions

J Pediatr. 2020 Aug;223:188-193. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2020.05.020. Epub 2020 May 19.
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Keywords: COVID-19; early childhood development; parenting; policy.

MeSH terms

  • Betacoronavirus*
  • COVID-19
  • Child
  • Child Development*
  • Child Mortality
  • Child Welfare
  • Communicable Disease Control
  • Coronavirus Infections / epidemiology*
  • Crowding
  • Economics
  • Female
  • Global Health*
  • Health Behavior
  • Humans
  • Maternal Health
  • Maternal Mortality
  • Mental Health
  • Pandemics
  • Parents / psychology
  • Pneumonia, Viral / epidemiology*
  • Pregnancy
  • Prenatal Exposure Delayed Effects
  • Resource Allocation
  • SARS-CoV-2
  • Stress, Psychological / complications