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Autism and Developmental Disorders

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Research Issues Involving the Biology of Autism 1314


Edelson S.M.
Doctor of Psychology, Executive Director, Autism Research Institute, San Diego, USA

This article provides an overview and discussion on many of the major topics currently discussed in the autism research community. These topics include: prevalence, male-to-female ratio, diagnosis, genetics, environmental factors, neurology, medical comorbidities, sensory processing, and behavior. The article concludes with a discussion of future research in the field of autism.

Keywords: autism spectrum disorder, prevalence, male female ratio, diagnosis, medical comorbidities, sensory processing, behavior


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