The focus of this review is on the early identification, assessment, and treatment of young children (0–5 years of age) with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs). ASDs are diagnosed in approximately 1 out of 150 children in the United States,1,2and given the increasing evidence that early intervention improves outcomes for children with ASD, there is an urgent need to enhance early detection and intervention efforts.3Retrospective parent reports,4,5early home videotapes,6,7and newer ...
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Jul 12, 2021 · Background: Parenting a child with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) involves several processes and emotions during this transition. In addition to the family’s natural transition when a child is born, the family of a child with ASD has to deal with the particularities of the disability, its characteristics, and its evolution.
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Prevalence of Autism Spectrum Disorder Among Children Aged 8 Years — Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring Network, 11 Sites, United States, 2016 MMWR Surveillance Summary. March 2020. Matthew J. Maenner, PhD1; Kelly A. Shaw, PhD1; Jon Baio; EdS1; Anita Washington, MPH1; Mary Patrick, MPH1; Monica DiRienzo, MA1; Deborah L. Christensen, PhD1; Lisa D. Wiggins, PhD1; Sydney Pettygrove, PhD2; Jennifer G. Andrews, PhD2; Maya Lopez, MD3; Allison Hudson3; Thaer Baroud, MHSA, MA3; Yvette Schwenk3; Tiffany White, PhD4; Cordelia Robinson Rosenberg, PhD5; Li-Ching Lee, PhD6; Rebecca A Harrington, PhD6; Margaret Huston6; Amy Hewitt, PhD-7; Amy Esler, PhD7; Jennifer Hall-Lande, PhD7; Jenny N. Poynter, PhD7; Libby Hallas-Muchow, MS7; John N. Constantino, MD8; Robert T. Fitzgerald, PhD8; Walter Zahorodny, PhD9; Josephine Shenouda, MS9; Julie L. Daniels, PhD10; Zachary Warren, PhD11; Alison Vehorn, MS11; Angelica Salinas, MS12, Maureen S. Durkin, DrPH, PhD12; Patricia M. Dietz, DrPH1 Ear...
Prevalence of Autism Spectrum Disorder Among Children Aged 8 Years — Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring Network, 11 Sites, United States, 2014 MMWR Surveillance Summary. April 2018. Baio J, Wiggins L, Christensen DL, Maenner MJ, Daniels J, Warren Z, Kurzius-Spencer M, Zahorodny W, Robinson Rosenberg C, White T, Durkin MS, Imm P, Nikolaou L, Yeargin-Allsopp M, Lee LC, Harrington R, Lopez M, Fitzgerald RT, Hewitt A, Pettygrove S, Constantino JN, Vehorn A, Shenouda J, Hall-Lande J, Van Naarden Braun K, Dowling NF.
Reported wandering behavior among children with autism spectrum disorder and/or intellectual disability.external icon Journal of Pediatrics. July 2016. Rice CE, Zablotsky B, Avila RM, Colpe LJ, Schieve LA, Pringle B, Blumberg SJ. Population impact of preterm birth and low birth weight on developmental disabilities in US children.external icon Annals of Epidemiology. April 2016. Schieve LA, Tian LH, Rankin K, Kogan MD, Yeargin-Allsopp M, Visser S, Rosenberg D. Prevalence and characteristics of autism spectrum disorder among children aged 8 years—Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring Network, 11 sites, United States, 2012.external icon MMWR Surveillance Summary. April 2016. Christensen DL, Baio J, Van Naarden Braun K, Bilder D, Charles J, Constantino JN, Daniels J, Durkin MS, Fitzgerald RT, Kurzius-Spencer M, Lee LC, Pettygrove S, Robinson C, Schulz E, Wells C, Wingate MS, Zahorodny W, Yeargin-Allsopp M. Demographic profile of families and children in the Study to Explore E...
Estimated prevalence of autism and other developmental disabilities following questionnaire changes in the 2014 National Health Interview Survey.external icon National Health Statistics Report. November 2015. Zablotsky B, Black LI, Maenner MJ, Schieve LA, Blumberg SJ. Autism spectrum disorder prevalence and proximity to industrial facilities releasing arsenic, lead or mercury.external icon Science of the Total Environment. July 2015. Dickerson AS, Rahbar MH, Han I, Bakian AV, Bilder DA, Harrington RA, Pettygrove S, Durkin M, Kirby RS, Wingate MS, Tian LH, Zahorodny WM, Pearson DA, Moyé LA 3rd, Baio J. Autism spectrum disorder symptoms among children enrolled in the Study to Explore Early Development (SEED).external icon Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. June 2015 [Epub ahead of print] Wiggins LD, Levy SE, Daniels J, Schieve L, Croen LA, DiGuiseppi C, Blaskey L, Giarelli E, Lee LC, Pinto-Martin J, Reynolds A, Rice C, Rosenberg CR, Thompson P, Yeargin-Allsopp M, Young L,...
Using standardized diagnostic instruments to classify children with autism in the Study to Explore Early Development.external icon Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. October 2014 [Epub ahead of print]. Wiggins LD, Reynolds A, Rice CE, Moody EJ, Bernal P, Blaskey L, Rosenberg SA, Lee LC, Levy SE. Screening for developmental delays among young children—National Survey of Children’s Health, United States, 2007. MMWR Surveillance Summaries. September 2014. Rice CE, Van Naarden Braun, K, Kogan MD, Smith C, Kavanagh L, Stickland B, Blumberg SJ. Brief Report: Independent validation of autism spectrum disorder case status in the Utah Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring (ADDM) Network site.external icon Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. July 2014. [Epub ahead of print] Bakian AV, Bilder DA, Carbone PS, Hunt TD, Petersen B, Rice CE. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Prevalence of Autism Spectrum Disorder Among Children Aged 8 Years — Autism and...
Prevalence of cerebral palsy, co-occurring autism spectrum disorders, and motor functioning – Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring Network, USA, 2008.external icon Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology. October 2013. Christensen D, Van Naarden Braun K, Doernberg NS, Maenner MJ, Arneson CL, Durkin MS, Benedict RE, Kirby RS, Wingate MS, Fitzgerald R, Yeargin-Allsopp M. Recurrence of autism spectrum disorders in full- and half-siblings and trends over time: a population-based cohort study.external icon JAMA Pediatrics. October 2013. Grønborg TK, Schendel DE, Parner ET. Childhood vision impairment, hearing loss and co-occurring autism spectrum disorder.external icon Disability and Health Journal. July 2013. Kancherla V, Van Naarden Braun K, Yeargin-Allsopp M. Urbanicity and autism spectrum disorders.external icon Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. June 2013. Lauritsen MB, Astrup A, Pedersen CB, Obel C, Schendel DE, Schieve L, Yeargin-Allsopp M, Parner ET. Me...
Comparison of a broad-based screen versus disorder-specific screen in detecting young children with an autism spectrum disorder.external icon Autism. December 2012. Wiggins LD, Piazza V, Robins DL. Predictors of ascertainment of autism spectrum disorders across nine US communities.external icon Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. December 2012. Pettygrove S, Pinborough-Zimmerman J, John Meaney F, Van Naarden Braun K, Nicholas J, Miller L, Miller J, Rice C. Autism after infection, febrile episodes, and antibiotic use during pregnancy: an exploratory study.external icon Pediatrics. December 2012. Atladóttir HÓ, Henriksen TB, Schendel DE, Parner ET. Occurrence and family impact of elopement in children with autism spectrum disordersexternal icon. Pediatrics. November 2012. Anderson C, Law JK, Daniels A, Rice C, Mandell DS, Hagopian L, Law PA. The Study to Explore Early Development (SEED): A Multisite Epidemiologic Study of Autism by the Centers for Autism and Developmental D...
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