Evald Saemundsen

Summary

Affiliation: State Diagnostic and Counseling Center
Country: Iceland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Autism spectrum disorders in children with a history of infantile spasms: a population-based study
    Evald Saemundsen
    Division of Autism and Communication Disorders, State Diagnostic and Counseling Center, Kopavogur, Iceland
    J Child Neurol 22:1102-7. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Autism Diagnostic Interview-Revised and the Childhood Autism Rating Scale: convergence and discrepancy in diagnosing autism
    Evald Saemundsen
    State Diagnostic and Counseling Center, Kopavogur, Iceland
    J Autism Dev Disord 33:319-28. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Autism spectrum disorders in children with seizures in the first year of life - a population-based study
    Evald Saemundsen
    State Diagnostic and Counseling Center, Division of Autism and Communication Disorders, Kopavogur, Iceland
    Epilepsia 48:1724-30. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Risk of autism spectrum disorders after infantile spasms: a population-based study nested in a cohort with seizures in the first year of life
    Evald Saemundsen
    State Diagnostic and Counseling Center, Division of Autism and Communication Disorders, Kopavogur, Iceland
    Epilepsia 49:1865-70. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence of autism in an urban population of adults with severe intellectual disabilities--a preliminary study
    E Saemundsen
    State Diagnostic and Counselling Centre, Division of Autism, Kopavogur, Iceland
    J Intellect Disabil Res 54:727-35. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Follow-up of children diagnosed with pervasive developmental disorders: stability and change during the preschool years
    Sigrídur Lóa Jónsdóttir
    Division of Autism and Communication Disorders, State Diagnostic and Counseling Center, Digranesvegur 5, 200, Kopavogur, Iceland
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:1361-74. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Association between microdeletion and microduplication at 16p11.2 and autism
    Lauren A Weiss
    Autism Consortium, Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:667-75. 2008

Collaborators

  • Vilhjalmur Rafnsson
  • Solveig Sigurdardottir
  • Jakob Smari
  • Lauren A Weiss
  • Sigrídur Lóa Jónsdóttir
  • Christopher A Walsh
  • Bai Lin Wu
  • Susan L Santangelo
  • Kari Stefansson
  • Mark J Daly
  • Ragnheidur Fossdal
  • Pamela Sklar
  • Orah S Platt
  • Todd Green
  • Hreinn Stefansson
  • Yiping Shen
  • David Altshuler
  • Rudolph E Tanzi
  • Dan E Arking
  • James F Gusella
  • Aravinda Chakravarti
  • Douglas M Ruderfer
  • Joshua M Korn
  • Manuel A R Ferreira
  • David T Miller
  • Gudlaug Asmundsdóttir
  • Sigrun Hjartardottir
  • Bryndis B Asgeirsdottir
  • Hrafnhildur H Smáradóttir

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Autism spectrum disorders in children with a history of infantile spasms: a population-based study
    Evald Saemundsen
    Division of Autism and Communication Disorders, State Diagnostic and Counseling Center, Kopavogur, Iceland
    J Child Neurol 22:1102-7. 2007
    ..6%. The estimates found in this study exceed the estimated prevalence of autism spectrum disorder in the general population...
  2. ncbi request reprint Autism Diagnostic Interview-Revised and the Childhood Autism Rating Scale: convergence and discrepancy in diagnosing autism
    Evald Saemundsen
    State Diagnostic and Counseling Center, Kopavogur, Iceland
    J Autism Dev Disord 33:319-28. 2003
    ..Children classified as autistic according to both instruments had significantly lower IQ/DQ and more severe autistic symptomatology than those classified with the CARS only...
  3. ncbi request reprint Autism spectrum disorders in children with seizures in the first year of life - a population-based study
    Evald Saemundsen
    State Diagnostic and Counseling Center, Division of Autism and Communication Disorders, Kopavogur, Iceland
    Epilepsia 48:1724-30. 2007
    ..To describe autistic spectrum disorders (ASDs) in a cohort of children with history of unprovoked seizures other than infantile spasms in the first year of life...
  4. doi request reprint Risk of autism spectrum disorders after infantile spasms: a population-based study nested in a cohort with seizures in the first year of life
    Evald Saemundsen
    State Diagnostic and Counseling Center, Division of Autism and Communication Disorders, Kopavogur, Iceland
    Epilepsia 49:1865-70. 2008
    ..Our objective was to determine whether infantile spasms were related to risk of ASD as compared to unprovoked seizures with onset in the first year of life after adjusting for symptomatic origin of seizures...
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence of autism in an urban population of adults with severe intellectual disabilities--a preliminary study
    E Saemundsen
    State Diagnostic and Counselling Centre, Division of Autism, Kopavogur, Iceland
    J Intellect Disabil Res 54:727-35. 2010
    ..The present study systematically searched for autism cases in the adult population of individuals with severe ID living in the city of Reykjavik, Iceland...
  6. ncbi request reprint Follow-up of children diagnosed with pervasive developmental disorders: stability and change during the preschool years
    Sigrídur Lóa Jónsdóttir
    Division of Autism and Communication Disorders, State Diagnostic and Counseling Center, Digranesvegur 5, 200, Kopavogur, Iceland
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:1361-74. 2007
    ..01), adaptive behavior scores were lower (P = 0.014), and a trend for lower IQ/DQs (P = 0.06). Children in this study seemed to fare better than reported in previous follow-up studies on children with autism...
  7. doi request reprint Association between microdeletion and microduplication at 16p11.2 and autism
    Lauren A Weiss
    Autism Consortium, Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:667-75. 2008
    ..Autism spectrum disorder is a heritable developmental disorder in which chromosomal abnormalities are thought to play a role...