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Mobile media content exposure and toddlers’ responses to attention prompts and behavioral requests

JAMA Network Open

2024-07-10
(Press-News.org) About The Study: The findings of this study suggest that use of touch-screen, engaging, tablet games by toddlers may inhibit early social-communicative interactions. 

Corresponding Author: To contact the corresponding author, Dimitri A. Christakis, M.D., M.P.H., email dimitri.christakis@seattlechildrens.org.

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(doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2024.18492)

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