- [Neuroradiological studies in Rett syndrome]Yoshimi Tsuda
Handicapped Children, Naruto University of Education, Naruto, Tokushima
No To Hattatsu 40:313-8. 2008..We speculated that this decrease in NAA reflected neuronal loss, immaturity or hypofunction in these regions. The results of our study were in agreement with the previous studies on Rett syndrome by neuropathological methods...
- [A study of cognitive and behavioral development in pre-school and school children with high functioning pervasive developmental disorder]Yoshimi Tsuda
Special Support Education, Naruto University of Education, Naruto, Tokushima
No To Hattatsu 41:420-5. 2009..The high VIQ group showed more maladaptive behaviors than the low VIQ group. These findings suggest that school-aged children with H-FPDD need educational treatment for social deficits and maladaptive behaviors...
- [Autistic disorders]Toshiaki Hashimoto
Department of Education for Disabilities, Naruto University of Education, Naruto, Tokushima
No To Hattatsu 37:124-9. 2005..However, early interventions are controversial. We discuss early diagnosis and interventions in children with autism in this paper...
- Growth of head circumference in autistic infants during the first year of lifeAya Fukumoto
Division of Human Development and Health Sciences, Subdivision of Human Development, Department of Pediatrics, Institute of Health Biosciences, University of Tokushima Graduate School, 3 18 15, Kuramoto Cho, Tokushima 770 8503, Japan
J Autism Dev Disord 38:411-8. 2008..The discrepancy reached a peak at 6 months, while the difference became smaller at 12 months. Body length (BL) and body weight (BW) began to increase at 3 months, although at a rate smaller than the head circumference increase...