Diagnosis of autism The BMJ

Aug 28, 2003 · * Parents want autism to be diagnosed as early as possible, and early intervention may improve long term outcomes. The authors of this review discuss the identification and assessment process for children with autism and autistic spectrum disorder Autistic spectrum disorders have been the subject of increasing attention over the past few years–from the media, from clinicians, and from the ...Cited by: 264…

Autism spectrum disorder - BMJ Best Practice

Children and adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) have social communication and interaction difficulties and show restricted, repetitive, and stereotyped patterns of behaviors, interests, or activities. Social communication impairments and ASD behaviors are present during early childhood, b...…

autism Journal of Medical Genetics

Autism traits in the RASopathies. Brigid Adviento, Iris L Corbin, Felicia Widjaja, Guillaume Desachy, Nicole Enrique, Tena Rosser, Susan Risi, Elysa J Marco, Robert L Hendren, Carrie E Bearden, Katherine A Rauen, Lauren A Weiss. ... Contact BMJ; Online: ISSN 1468-6244 Print: ISSN 0022-2593…

autism BMJ Open

BMJ Open Dec 2019, 9 (12) e030798; DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2019-030798 . Relative influence of intellectual disabilities and autism on mental and general health in Scotland: a cross-sectional study of a whole country of 5.3 million children and adults. Deborah Kinnear, ...…

Evidence for autism in folklore? Archives of Disease in ...

Mar 01, 2005 · In the wake of the now settled MMR controversy and attempts to link the vaccine with autism, there has been widening interest in whether autism has increased in incidence over the past two decades. 1, 2 While this question is yet to be fully resolved, folkloric heritage suggests the existence of autism long before its formal recognition in 1943. 3Cited by: 9…

Prevalence and incidence rates of autism in the ... - BMJ Open

Jan 01, 2013 · Objectives To update UK studies begun in the early 1990s on the annual prevalence and incidence rates of autism in children; undertaken in response to a March 2012 press release, widely covered by the media, from the US Centre for Disease Control (CDC) reporting that the autism prevalence rate in 2008 in 8-year-old US children was 1 in 88, a 78% increase from a CDC estimate in …Cited by: 131…