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Table 4 Services accessed (based on parental reports)

From: Are the special educational needs of children in their first year in primary school in Ireland being identified: a cross-sectional study

  Special needs (N = 44)* Needs further assessment (N = 85)*
  % %
Speech and language services 65.9 36.6
Blind or low vision services 9.8 2.5
Occupational or physical therapy 61.0 5.1
Hearing services 29.3 19.0
Services for behavioural issues 27.5 5.1
Services for developmental issues 37.5 5.2
Mental health programmes 5.1 0
  1. *Parental data was available only on a sub-set of 963 children.