2020
DOI: 10.17265/2159-5542/2020.07.006
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David Catela, Carolina Lagoiro, Carolina Gonçalves, Filipa Passadinhas, Isabela Ribeiro, Ana Paula Seabra

Abstract: Babywalkers are wheeled seats for infants that support their weight and allow them to move around, pushing the floor with their feet or feet's toes. The purpose of the present study was to verify if Portuguese infants that used babywalker gained or not temporal advantage compared to infants who did not use any instrument for learning to walk. Data were obtained through a structured questionnaire for parents, with closed questions. Results revealed that babywalkers use does not afford advantages in the acquisit…

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