Customized cutoff scores could boost the accuracy of a popular autism screen in certain populations.
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Tag: diagnostic tests
A rating of high severity of autism from the DSM-5, the latest version of the “Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders,” tracks with low intelligence scores.
Watch the complete replay of our roundtable on the utility of the DSM-5’s diagnostic criteria for autism.
Researchers have developed behavioral measures that can accurately diagnose autism in people; these lessons can and should be applied to mice.
A new questionnaire assesses the frequency and severity of various behaviors in children with autism.
Autism parents fall for the marketing of essential oils, the pruning hypothesis of brain development matures, and an online manual classifies mouse behavior.
A project in Scotland dramatically increased the accuracy of autism diagnosis and cut waiting times in half.
Watch the complete replay of James McPartland discussing the need for clinically useful biomarkers for autism.