II. Indications

  1. Developmental Screening in ages birth to 18 months

III. Background

  1. Developed at University of Minnesota in 1994 by Harold Ireton, PhD
  2. With the Child Development Inventory, this replaces the Minnesota Child Development Inventory (MCDI)

IV. Description

  1. Available in English and Spanish
  2. Parents complete the 60 question survey in 5-10 minutes (written at 7th-8th grade level)
  3. Clinicians score in 5 minutes

V. Efficacy

  1. Test Sensitivity: 85%
  2. Test Specificity: 77%
  3. Developed based on 86 high risk infants at a perinatal follow-up clinic
  4. Has not been validated

VI. Resources

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