An abbreviated tool enables clinicians to quickly assess adults for signs of autism.
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Experts from various fields should work with parents to develop a standardized questionnaire for gut problems in people with autism.
Cultural barriers lead clinicians to misdiagnose or miss children with autism in immigrant communities.
An interview for diagnosing adults on the spectrum clears its first hurdle, a fragile X drug eases multiple features of the syndrome in a mouse model, and a brain bank chronicles the beautiful diversity of neurons.
Watch the complete replay of Dan Kennedy discussing crafting social scenarios to study autism.
Three studies suggest that clinicians need a more finely tuned screen for children younger than 20 months.
Some of the items on a common diagnostic test for autism do not translate well to African cultures.
A brain region that processes emotions tends to be smaller in children who have both autism and anxiety than in those who have autism alone.