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Issue Date: July 01, 2015
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Assessment of Autism Symptoms During the Neonatal Period: Is There Early Evidence of Autism?
Author Affiliations
  • Washington University in St. Louis
Article Information
Autism/Autism Spectrum Disorder / Pediatric Evaluation and Intervention / Basic Research
Research Platform   |   July 01, 2015
Assessment of Autism Symptoms During the Neonatal Period: Is There Early Evidence of Autism?
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2015, Vol. 69, 6911505200. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2015.69S1-RP304C
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2015, Vol. 69, 6911505200. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2015.69S1-RP304C
Abstract

Date Presented 4/18/2015

Defining typical and atypical neonatal behavior can improve the pathway to early autism spectrum disorder (ASD) diagnosis and therapy activation for improved function. In the current study, we explore early social behavior in preterm infants with longitudinal associations with ASD risk at age 2 yr.