The analysis pooled data from 3 studies that recruited adolescents with autism and their parents. All participants underwent semi-structured qualitative interviews with adolescent and parent dyads conducted separately.
Drs Joshua Rotenberg and Deepa Menon both explain how neurologists facilitate an ASD diagnosis by addressing the common neurological comorbidities in ASD.
Infants at high likelihood of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) who are subsequently diagnosed with ASD have significantly faster amygdala growth between 6 and 24 months of age.
The Social Attention and Communication Surveillance-Revised (SACS-R) with SACS-Preschool (SACS-PR) has high diagnostic accuracy for the identification of autism in a community-based sample of infants, toddlers, and preschoolers.
Investigators assessed the development and overall characteristics of the gut microbiome in children with autism spectrum disorder.
The risk for mortality is increased significantly for persons with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and those with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
As the relationship between sensory characteristics and brain morphological changes in ASD aren’t clear, researchers studied the association between these 2 factors utilizing brain image analysis and a sensory profile test.
One in five young, treatment-seeking substance use disorder (SUD) outpatients shows clinically elevated autistic traits.
Screen time is significantly associated with autism spectrum disorder among boys at age 3 years.
This study was done by the Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring Network. In this observational program, prevalence of autism spectrum disorder is estimated and the timing of ASD identification among children aged 4 and 8 years is monitored.