- Autism and Asperger's disorder: are they movement disorders involving the cerebellum and/or basal ganglia?Ashwini Nayate
Department of Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Clayton, Vic, Australia
Brain Res Bull 67:327-34. 2005..This review examines the role of the frontostriatal and cerebellar motor systems in the behavioural features of autism and AD, with gait as a proxy, and discusses difficulties with their diagnosis and their possible pathogenesis...
- Differentiation of high-functioning autism and Asperger's disorder based on neuromotor behaviourAshwini Nayate
Centre for Developmental Psychiatry and Psychology, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, 270 Ferntree Gully Road, Notting Hill, VIC 3168, Australia
J Autism Dev Disord 42:707-17. 2012..Distinctions in gait patterns implicating perhaps unique motor circuit disturbances support the hypothesis that autism and AD may have unique neurodevelopmental trajectories...