C Gillberg

Summary

Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The Asperger Syndrome (and high-functioning autism) Diagnostic Interview (ASDI): a preliminary study of a new structured clinical interview
    C Gillberg
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Goteborg, Annedals Clinics, Sweden
    Autism 5:57-66. 2001
  2. pmc The autism--tics, AD/HD and other comorbidities inventory (A-TAC): further validation of a telephone interview for epidemiological research
    Tomas Larson
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Malmö Lund, Sweden
    BMC Psychiatry 10:1. 2010
  3. pmc Psychiatric and psychosocial problems in adults with normal-intelligence autism spectrum disorders
    Björn Hofvander
    Forensic Psychiatry, Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    BMC Psychiatry 9:35. 2009
  4. pmc An investigation of ribosomal protein L10 gene in autism spectrum disorders
    Xiaohong Gong
    Human Genetics and Cognitive Functions, CNRS URA 2182 Genes, Synapses and Cognition, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
    BMC Med Genet 10:7. 2009
  5. pmc Mutation screening of NOS1AP gene in a large sample of psychiatric patients and controls
    Richard Delorme
    Human Genetics and Cognitive Functions, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
    BMC Med Genet 11:108. 2010
  6. pmc Mutation analysis of the NSD1 gene in patients with autism spectrum disorders and macrocephaly
    Joseph D Buxbaum
    Laboratory of Molecular Neuropsychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, USA
    BMC Med Genet 8:68. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Mortality in autism: a prospective longitudinal community-based study
    Christopher Gillberg
    Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Queen Silvia s Hospital for Children and Adolescents, Gothenburg University, Kungsgatan 12, 411 18, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Autism Dev Disord 40:352-7. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint [Charles XII seems to have fulfilled all the criteria of Asperger syndrome]
    Christopher Gillberg
    Drottning Silvias barn och ungdomssjukhus, Goteborg
    Lakartidningen 99:4837-8. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint [Child neuropsychiatric perspectives can contribute to understanding of social disadvantage]
    C Gillberg
    Avdelningen för barn och ungdomspsykiatri, barnneuropsykiatri, Drottning Silvias barn och ungdomssjukhus, Sahlgrenska Universitetssjukhuset, Goteborg
    Lakartidningen 98:2032-4. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Long-term stimulant treatment of children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder symptoms. A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    C Gillberg
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Goteborg, Sweden
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 54:857-64. 1997

Detail Information

Publications86

  1. ncbi request reprint The Asperger Syndrome (and high-functioning autism) Diagnostic Interview (ASDI): a preliminary study of a new structured clinical interview
    C Gillberg
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Goteborg, Annedals Clinics, Sweden
    Autism 5:57-66. 2001
    ..90 in both instances. The validity appears to be relatively good. No attempt was made in the present study to validate the instrument as regards the distinction between Asperger syndrome and high-functioning autism...
  2. pmc The autism--tics, AD/HD and other comorbidities inventory (A-TAC): further validation of a telephone interview for epidemiological research
    Tomas Larson
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Malmö Lund, Sweden
    BMC Psychiatry 10:1. 2010
    ....
  3. pmc Psychiatric and psychosocial problems in adults with normal-intelligence autism spectrum disorders
    Björn Hofvander
    Forensic Psychiatry, Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    BMC Psychiatry 9:35. 2009
    ..The objective of this paper is to describe the clinical psychiatric presentation and important outcome measures of a large group of normal-intelligence adult patients with ASDs...
  4. pmc An investigation of ribosomal protein L10 gene in autism spectrum disorders
    Xiaohong Gong
    Human Genetics and Cognitive Functions, CNRS URA 2182 Genes, Synapses and Cognition, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
    BMC Med Genet 10:7. 2009
    ..To confirm these initial findings, we re-sequenced RPL10 exons and quantified mRNA transcript level of RPL10 in our samples...
  5. pmc Mutation screening of NOS1AP gene in a large sample of psychiatric patients and controls
    Richard Delorme
    Human Genetics and Cognitive Functions, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
    BMC Med Genet 11:108. 2010
    ..Previous genetic and functional studies explored the role of NOS1AP in these psychiatric conditions, but only a limited number explored the sequence variability of NOS1AP...
  6. pmc Mutation analysis of the NSD1 gene in patients with autism spectrum disorders and macrocephaly
    Joseph D Buxbaum
    Laboratory of Molecular Neuropsychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, USA
    BMC Med Genet 8:68. 2007
    ..Sotos syndrome has been described in a number of patients with autism spectrum disorders, suggesting that NSD1 could be involved in other cases of autism and macrocephaly...
  7. doi request reprint Mortality in autism: a prospective longitudinal community-based study
    Christopher Gillberg
    Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Queen Silvia s Hospital for Children and Adolescents, Gothenburg University, Kungsgatan 12, 411 18, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Autism Dev Disord 40:352-7. 2010
    ..Associated medical disorders (including epilepsy with cognitive impairment) and accidents accounted for most of the deaths, and it was not possible to determine whether autism "per se" actually carries an increased mortality risk...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Charles XII seems to have fulfilled all the criteria of Asperger syndrome]
    Christopher Gillberg
    Drottning Silvias barn och ungdomssjukhus, Goteborg
    Lakartidningen 99:4837-8. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint [Child neuropsychiatric perspectives can contribute to understanding of social disadvantage]
    C Gillberg
    Avdelningen för barn och ungdomspsykiatri, barnneuropsykiatri, Drottning Silvias barn och ungdomssjukhus, Sahlgrenska Universitetssjukhuset, Goteborg
    Lakartidningen 98:2032-4. 2001
    ..Child neuropsychiatric disorders should therefore be recognized at an early age so that attitudes can be changed from rejection to understanding, and a gloomy psychosocial outcome avoided...
  10. ncbi request reprint Long-term stimulant treatment of children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder symptoms. A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    C Gillberg
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Goteborg, Sweden
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 54:857-64. 1997
    ..We wanted to study the effects of amphetamine on symptoms of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) over a longer period than has been reported in previous studies of central stimulants in this condition...
  11. ncbi request reprint Co-existing disorders in ADHD -- implications for diagnosis and intervention
    Christopher Gillberg
    Goteborg University, Dept of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Kungsgatan 12, 41119 Göteborg, Sweden
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 13:I80-92. 2004
    ..It is agreed that, often, these problems are at least as important as ADHD in contributing to the longer term outcome in the individual child...
  12. ncbi request reprint Learning disability
    Christopher Gillberg
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Goteborg University, Kungsgatan 12, SE 411 19, Goteborg, Sweden
    Lancet 362:811-21. 2003
    ..We know little about quality of life and effects on families of people with learning disability, and research is needed to address these issues...
  13. ncbi request reprint Asperger syndrome: familial and pre- and perinatal factors
    Christopher Gillberg
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Goteborg, Sweden
    J Autism Dev Disord 35:159-66. 2005
    ..Study familial and pre- and perinatal factors in Asperger Syndrome (AS)...
  14. pmc Deficits in attention, motor control, and perception: a brief review
    C Gillberg
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Göteborg Unviersity, Kungsgatan 12, 411 19 Göteborg, Sweden
    Arch Dis Child 88:904-10. 2003
    ..Outcome in early adult age was psychosocially poor in one study in almost 60% of unmedicated cases. There are effective interventions available for many of the problems encountered in DAMP...
  15. ncbi request reprint Brief report: "the autism epidemic". The registered prevalence of autism in a Swedish urban area
    Christopher Gillberg
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Autism Dev Disord 36:429-35. 2006
    ..There was an increase in the rate of diagnosed registered ASD over time; the cause was not determined. The increase tended to level off in the younger age cohort, perhaps due to Asperger syndrome cases missed in screening...
  16. ncbi request reprint Natural outcome of ADHD with developmental coordination disorder at age 22 years: a controlled, longitudinal, community-based study
    P Rasmussen
    Institute for the Health of Women and Children, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Goteborg, Sweden
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 39:1424-31. 2000
    ..There is a need for controlled longitudinal studies in the field of attention disorders in the general population...
  17. pmc The sociocommunicative deficit subgroup in anorexia nervosa: autism spectrum disorders and neurocognition in a community-based, longitudinal study
    H Anckarsater
    Forensic Psychiatry, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, The Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Psychol Med 42:1957-67. 2012
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Ten-year follow-up of adolescent-onset anorexia nervosa: psychiatric disorders and overall functioning scales
    E Wentz
    Goteborg University, Sahlgren University Hospital, Sweden
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 42:613-22. 2001
    ..However, half the AN group reported poor psychosocial outcome, in most cases explained by a persisting ED or chronic obsessive-compulsive behaviour/social interaction problems...
  19. ncbi request reprint Autistic disorders in Down syndrome: background factors and clinical correlates
    P Rasmussen
    Institute for the Health of Women and Children, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Göteburg, Sweden
    Dev Med Child Neurol 43:750-4. 2001
    ..It is important that autism is recognised, identified, and fully assessed in individuals with DS in order for them to receive appropriate education and support...
  20. ncbi request reprint Autistic spectrum disorders in Möbius sequence: a comprehensive study of 25 individuals
    M Johansson
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Dev Med Child Neurol 43:338-45. 2001
    ..Moreover, the results provide further support for the notion of a subgroup of autistic spectrum disorders being caused by first trimester brain-stem damage...
  21. ncbi request reprint The comorbidity of ADHD in the general population of Swedish school-age children
    B Kadesjö
    Goteborg University, Sweden
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 42:487-92. 2001
    ..Thus, studies reporting on ADHD cases without comorbidity probably refer to highly atypical samples. By and large, such studies cannot inform rational clinical decisions...
  22. ncbi request reprint Autism spectrum and attention-deficit disorders in girls. Some neuropsychological aspects
    A Nydén
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 9:180-5. 2000
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and other psychotic disorders in adults with childhood onset AD/HD and/or autism spectrum disorders
    O Stahlberg
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Goteborg University, Sweden
    J Neural Transm 111:891-902. 2004
    ..The corresponding figures for the patients with AD/HD were 5.0% and 5.0%, respectively. Current diagnostic criteria have to be revised to acknowledge the comorbidity of bipolar and/or psychotic disorders in AD/HD and ASD...
  24. ncbi request reprint Regional cerebral blood flow in weight-restored anorexia nervosa: a preliminary study
    M Rastam
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Goteborg, Sweden
    Dev Med Child Neurol 43:239-42. 2001
    ..A limitation of the study is that the young contrast group in this study could be expected to have a higher global rCBF than the group with AN. However, this should not significantly affect the relative values used in this study...
  25. ncbi request reprint Ten-year follow-up of adolescent-onset anorexia nervosa: physical health and neurodevelopment
    E Wentz
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Dev Med Child Neurol 42:328-33. 2000
    ..This might be a long-term complication in weight restored AN. Dysdiadochokinesis occurred almost exclusively among individuals with former AN in accordance with our previous studies...
  26. ncbi request reprint Neurocognitive stability in Asperger syndrome, ADHD, and reading and writing disorder: a pilot study
    A Nydén
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Dev Med Child Neurol 43:165-71. 2001
    ..Measures of executive function/attention ('go-no-go' and 'conflict' tests) showed good test-retest stability in all diagnostic groups. This is the first study of its kind...
  27. ncbi request reprint Ten-year follow-up of adolescent-onset anorexia nervosa: personality disorders
    E W Nilsson
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Annedals Clinics, Goteborg University, Sweden
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 38:1389-95. 1999
    ..To study the development of personality disorders, especially those involving obsessions, compulsions, and social interaction problems, in a representative group of anorexia nervosa (AN) cases...
  28. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychiatric disorders in the 22q11 deletion syndrome
    L Niklasson
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, , Queen Silvia Children's Hospital, Sweden
    Genet Med 3:79-84. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: The findings imply that a majority of children and adolescents with 22q11 deletion syndrome are in need of neuropsychiatric assessment and intervention...
  29. ncbi request reprint ADHD in Swedish 3- to 7-year-old children
    C Kadesjö
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Goteborg University, Sweden
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 40:1021-8. 2001
    ..To study characteristics of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in a representative group of clinically impaired young children in Sweden with the disorder...
  30. ncbi request reprint Swedish child and adolescent psychiatric out-patients--a five-year cohort
    S Kopp
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Goteborg University, Kungsgatan 12, 41119 Göteborg, Sweden
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 12:30-5. 2003
    ..Almost one third had a neuropsychiatric disorder. The results indicate that ADHD is one of the most common causes both among boys and girls to seek help in a child and adolescent out-patient clinic...
  31. ncbi request reprint The Youth Self-Report (YSR) and the Depression Self-Rating Scale (DSRS) as measures of depression and suicidality among adolescents
    T Ivarsson
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 11:31-7. 2002
    ..The YSR Anxious/Depressed sub-scale and the DSRS total score seem to measure a similar dimension. However, the Anxious/Depressed and Selfdestructive/Identity problem scales were superior in predicting suicidality...
  32. ncbi request reprint Autism in the Faroe Islands: an epidemiological study
    Asa Ellefsen
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Goteborg University, Avdelningen för barn och ungdomspsykiatri, Kungsgatan 12, 411 69, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:437-44. 2007
    ..56% had childhood autism, Asperger syndrome or atypical autism. The male:female ratio was just under 6:1. The prevalence of autism in the Faroe Islands was very similar to that reported from many western countries...
  33. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychiatric and neurodevelopmental outcome of children at age 6 and 7 years who screened positive for language problems at 30 months
    Carmela Miniscalco
    Department of Logopedics and Phoniatrics, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:361-6. 2006
    ..Remaining language problems at age 6 years strongly predict the presence of neuropsychiatric or neurodevelopmental disorders at age 7 years...
  34. ncbi request reprint The impact of ADHD and autism spectrum disorders on temperament, character, and personality development
    Henrik Anckarsater
    Malmo University Hospital, Forensic Psychiatric Clinic, Sege Park 8A, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Am J Psychiatry 163:1239-44. 2006
    ..The authors describe personality development and disorders in relation to symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and autism spectrum disorders...
  35. ncbi request reprint Cognitive strengths and deficits in schoolchildren with ADHD
    Ulla Ek
    Department of Psychology, University of Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 96:756-61. 2007
    ..Few studies provide detailed analyses of the various aspects of the entire cognitive profile of children with ADHD...
  36. pmc Mutation screening of the PTEN gene in patients with autism spectrum disorders and macrocephaly
    Joseph D Buxbaum
    Laboratory of Molecular Neuropsychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 144:484-91. 2007
    ..Screening of PTEN mutations is warranted in patients with autism and pronounced macrocephaly, even in the absence of other features of PTEN-related tumor syndromes...
  37. ncbi request reprint Autism spectrum disorder and underlying brain mechanism in the oculoauriculovertebral spectrum
    Maria Johansson
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Dev Med Child Neurol 49:280-8. 2007
    ..Results indicate that at least a subgroup of ASD may be associated with errors in early embryonic brain development. Awareness of the coexistence of OAV/ASD is important in habilitation care of individuals with OAV...
  38. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and executive functions in anorexia nervosa ten years after onset of eating disorder
    I Carina Gillberg
    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Goteborg University, the Swedish National Healthcare and Sciences, Sweden
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 29:170-8. 2007
    ..This cognitive style may account for their obsession with details, with implications for psychoeducational approaches in treatment programmes/interventions...
  39. ncbi request reprint Teenage outcome after being born at term with moderate neonatal encephalopathy
    Katarina Lindström
    Department of Neuropediatrics, Children s Hospital, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Pediatr Neurol 35:268-74. 2006
    ..Clinical follow-up, including assessments of cognitive functions before school start, should be considered for all individuals in this high-risk group...
  40. ncbi request reprint Asperger syndrome and autism: a comparative longitudinal follow-up study more than 5 years after original diagnosis
    Mats Cederlund
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Kungsgatan 12, 411 19, and Queen Silviás and Adolescent Hospital, Sweden
    J Autism Dev Disord 38:72-85. 2008
    ..Outcome in the autism group was significantly worse. Males with AS had worse outcomes than expected given normal to high IQ. However, outcome was considerably better than for the comparison group of individuals with autism...
  41. doi request reprint Autism spectrum disorders in institutionalized subjects
    Henrik Anckarsater
    The Forensic Psychiatric Clinic, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Nord J Psychiatry 62:160-7. 2008
    ..This descriptive study indicates that ASD is a clinically relevant problem among forensic populations that has to be considered in diagnostics, assessments of needs and treatment planning...
  42. ncbi request reprint [Children and adolescents with developmental disabilities. The spectrum of disorders requires a care team with broad competence]
    Elisabeth Fernell
    Lakartidningen 104:1126-7. 2007
  43. ncbi request reprint Prevalences and configurations of mental disorders among institutionalized adolescents
    Henrik Anckarsater
    Forensic Psychiatric Clinic, Malmo University Hospital, University of Lund, Sweden
    Dev Neurorehabil 10:57-65. 2007
    ..To assess prevalence figures for psychiatric disorders among institutionalized adolescents due to behavioural problems and/or delinquency...
  44. doi request reprint Paediatric obesity: a neurodevelopmental perspective
    Mats Hölcke
    Department of Endocrinology and Obesity at Department of Paediatrics, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 97:819-21. 2008
  45. doi request reprint Prevalence of autism in children born to Somali parents living in Sweden: a brief report
    Martina Barnevik-Olsson
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Järva BUP, Stockholm, Sweden
    Dev Med Child Neurol 50:598-601. 2008
    ..All children also had learning disability.* Our findings warrant further investigations of possible aetiological factors behind the increased prevalence of autistic disorders in children of Somali origin found in this area in Sweden...
  46. doi request reprint Factor analysis of the Autism Spectrum Screening Questionnaire
    Britt Posserud
    Centre for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    Autism 12:99-112. 2008
    ..This factor did not correlate highly with any of the SDQ subscales. The results indicated that the screening efficiency of ASSQ could be increased by closer examination of the individual profile of factor scores...
  47. ncbi request reprint Predicting nonresponse bias from teacher ratings of mental health problems in primary school children
    Kjell Morten Stormark
    Centre for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, University of Bergen, P O Box 7800, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 36:411-9. 2008
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Lack of effects of vagus nerve stimulation on drug-resistant epilepsy in eight pediatric patients with autism spectrum disorders: a prospective 2-year follow-up study
    Susanna Danielsson
    Department of Pediatrics, Queen Silvia Children s Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Epilepsy Behav 12:298-304. 2008
    ..This open prospective pilot study highlights the need for more prospective studies to prevent false expectations of improvement in this severely disabled group...
  49. ncbi request reprint Autism in adults: symptom patterns and early childhood predictors. Use of the DISCO in a community sample followed from childhood
    Eva Billstedt
    Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Goteborg University, Sweden
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:1102-10. 2007
    ..Few studies have looked at the very long-term outcome of individuals with autism who were diagnosed in childhood...
  50. ncbi request reprint Long-term psychosocial and health economy consequences of ADHD, autism, and reading-writing disorder: a prospective service evaluation project
    Agneta Nydén
    Eli Lilly Sweden AB, Solna, Sweden
    J Atten Disord 12:141-8. 2008
    ..The study aims to evaluate psychosocial, societal, and family cost consequences of a psychoeducational intervention program...
  51. ncbi request reprint Narrative skills, cognitive profiles and neuropsychiatric disorders in 7-8-year-old children with late developing language
    Carmela Miniscalco
    Department of Logopedics and Phoniatrics, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Int J Lang Commun Disord 42:665-81. 2007
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Chronic physical illness and mental health in children. Results from a large-scale population study
    Mari Hysing
    Department of Biological and Medical Psychology, Neuropsychological Phenotyping Group, University of Bergen, Norway
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:785-92. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the sensitivity and specificity of the Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire (SDQ) in detecting emotional and behavioural problems among children with chronic illness (CI)...
  53. ncbi request reprint Oculo-auriculo-vertebral spectrum: associated anomalies, functional deficits and possible developmental risk factors
    Kerstin Strömland
    Department of Ophthalmology, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Am J Med Genet A 143:1317-25. 2007
    ..Three children were born following assisted fertilization (two intracytoplasmatic sperm injection, one in vitro fertilization), two mothers reported early bleedings, and six (33%) mothers had smoked during pregnancy...
  54. ncbi request reprint The population prevalence of child psychiatric disorders in Danish 8- to 9-year-old children
    Dorthe Janne Petersen
    Dept of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Odense University Hospital, 5000, Odense C, Denmark
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 15:71-8. 2006
    ..The estimated prevalence rates were broadly comparable to prevalence rates found in other epidemiological studies. The teacher-based interview proved to be a valid instrument for the assessment of non-respondents...
  55. ncbi request reprint CHARGE association in Sweden: malformations and functional deficits
    Kerstin Strömland
    Department of Ophthalmology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Am J Med Genet A 133:331-9. 2005
    ..A multidisciplinary approach is essential in the assessment and management of CA...
  56. ncbi request reprint One hundred males with Asperger syndrome: a clinical study of background and associated factors
    Mats Cederlund
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Queen Silvia s Hospital for Children and Adolescents, University of Goteborg, Sweden
    Dev Med Child Neurol 46:652-60. 2004
    ..Non-verbal learning disability test results applied in about half the group. There was a subgroup of individuals with AS who had macrocephalus. However, there was no support for an association of AS with low body mass index...
  57. ncbi request reprint Interhemispheric transfer in high-functioning children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders: a controlled pilot study
    Agneta Nydén
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Goteborg, Sweden
    Dev Med Child Neurol 46:448-54. 2004
    ..04 for tactile perception). Results support the notion that aberrant interhemispheric transfer may be involved in the pathogenesis or clinical course of autism. The findings were not accounted for by lower IQ in the group with autism...
  58. ncbi request reprint Autism spectrum disorders in children with normal intellectual levels: associated impairments and subgroups
    Harald Sturm
    Neuropsychiatric Unit, Astrid Lindgren Children s Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Dev Med Child Neurol 46:444-7. 2004
    ..Seventeen percent had another major medical diagnosis or medical syndrome, which highlights the importance of completing a neurological assessment of all children with PDDs...
  59. pmc Why bother about clumsiness? The implications of having developmental coordination disorder (DCD)
    Christopher Gillberg
    Goteborg University, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Goteborg, Sweden
    Neural Plast 10:59-68. 2003
    ..A need exists for a much clearer focus on DCD-in child psychiatry and in child neurology-both in research and in clinical practice...
  60. ncbi request reprint Autism spectrum disorders in children with active epilepsy and learning disability: comorbidity, pre- and perinatal background, and seizure characteristics
    Suzanne Steffenburg
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Goteborg University, Kungsgatan 12, SE 411 19 Göteborg, Sweden
    Dev Med Child Neurol 45:724-30. 2003
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint Attention-deficit-hyperactivity disorder with and without oppositional defiant disorder in 3- to 7-year-old children
    Christina Kadesjö
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Umea, Umea, Sweden
    Dev Med Child Neurol 45:693-9. 2003
    ..The link between ODD and some psychosocial variables indicates the need to address these, possibly by measures such as parent training and network support...
  62. ncbi request reprint To what extent are learning and behavioural problems brain related?
    Christopher Gillberg
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 108:81-2. 2003
  63. ncbi request reprint Autism and auditory brain stem responses
    Ulf Rosenhall
    Department of Audiology Institution of Clinical Neurosciences, Karolinska Hospital, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Ear Hear 24:206-14. 2003
    ....
  64. ncbi request reprint Outcome of teenage-onset anorexia nervosa in a Swedish community-based sample
    Maria Rastam
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Goteborg University, Kungsgatan 12, SE 41119 Göteborg, Sweden
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 12:I78-90. 2003
    ..Half the AN group had a poor overall outcome. These were subjects with either persisting ED or lifelong problems with social interaction and obsessive compulsive behaviour...
  65. ncbi request reprint Appraisals of stress in child-rearing in Swedish mothers pre-schoolers with ADHD. A questionnaire study
    Christina Kadesjö
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Umea, Sweden
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 11:185-95. 2002
    ..The questionnaire is suggested to be useful in clinical work and research projects on problematic child-rearing situations...
  66. ncbi request reprint Head circumference in autism, Asperger syndrome, and ADHD: a comparative study
    Christopher Gillberg
    Department of Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 44:296-300. 2002
    ..Autistic spectrum disorders include a subgroup with macrocephalus characterized by a relatively high level of functioning and a clinical presentation most often consistent with a diagnosis of Asperger syndrome...
  67. ncbi request reprint Mobius sequence--a Swedish multidiscipline study
    Kerstin Strömland
    Department of Ophthalmology, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 6:35-45. 2002
    ..Awareness of the wide spectrum of manifestations in Mobius sequence will assist in identification of the associated malformations and functional problems that are often seen and result in better care of the children...
  68. ncbi request reprint Chromosome 22q11 deletion syndrome (CATCH 22): neuropsychiatric and neuropsychological aspects
    Lena Niklasson
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Goteborg, Sweden
    Dev Med Child Neurol 44:44-50. 2002
    ....
  69. ncbi request reprint The FTF (Five to Fifteen): the development of a parent questionnaire for the assessment of ADHD and comorbid conditions
    Björn Kadesjö
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Goteborg University, Kungsgatan 12, 41119 Göteborg, Sweden
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 13:3-13. 2004
    ..The Discussion centres on whether or not the FTF can (or should) be used in school-aged children for the identification of children at risk for ADHD or other early childhood onset neuropsychiatric disorder...
  70. ncbi request reprint Expression and genetic variability of PCDH11Y, a gene specific to Homo sapiens and candidate for susceptibility to psychiatric disorders
    Christelle M Durand
    Human Genetics and Cognitive Functions, Institut Pasteur, 25 rue du Docteur Roux, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 141:67-70. 2006
    ..These findings do not support the role of PCDH11Y, or more generally of a frequent specific Y chromosome, in the susceptibility to these neuropsychiatric disorders...
  71. ncbi request reprint Attention deficits in children with 22q.11 deletion syndrome
    Lena Niklasson
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Goteborg, Kungsgatan 12, SE 411 19 Göteborg, Sweden
    Dev Med Child Neurol 47:803-7. 2005
    ..A tendency of inferiority on auditory compared with visual tests was noted but there were no specific problems with the focus-execute aspect of attention...
  72. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric telephone interview with parents for screening of childhood autism - tics, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and other comorbidities (A-TAC): preliminary reliability and validity
    Sara Lina Hansson
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Br J Psychiatry 187:262-7. 2005
    ..Reliable, valid and easily administered screening instruments would greatly facilitate large-scale neuropsychiatric research...
  73. ncbi request reprint Childhood onset neuropsychiatric disorders in adult eating disorder patients. A pilot study
    Elisabet Wentz
    Dept of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Goteborg University, Kungsgatan 12, 41119, Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 14:431-7. 2005
    ..This study aimed to explore the comorbidity of ASD and other childhood onset neuropsychiatric disorders (COND) [attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (AD/HD) and tic disorders] in a group of severe eating disorder (ED) patients...
  74. ncbi request reprint Autism spectrum disorders and underlying brain pathology in CHARGE association
    Maria Johansson
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:40-50. 2006
    ..Awareness of the coexistence of CHARGE and ASDs is important in habilitation care in CHARGE. Moreover, the results indicate that a subgroup of ASDs may be associated with errors in early embryonic brain development...
  75. ncbi request reprint Autism after adolescence: population-based 13- to 22-year follow-up study of 120 individuals with autism diagnosed in childhood
    Eva Billstedt
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Queen Silvia s Hospital for Children and Adolescents, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Autism Dev Disord 35:351-60. 2005
    ..Prospective population-based follow-up study of 120 individuals with autism followed from childhood to adulthood...
  76. ncbi request reprint Epilepsy in young adults with autism: a prospective population-based follow-up study of 120 individuals diagnosed in childhood
    Susanna Danielsson
    Department of Pediatrics, Queen Silvia Children s Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Epilepsia 46:918-23. 2005
    ....
  77. ncbi request reprint Fertility and history of sexual abuse at 10-year follow-up of adolescent-onset anorexia nervosa
    Elisabet Wentz
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Int J Eat Disord 37:294-8. 2005
    ..We studied fertility and history of child sexual abuse (CSA) in a representative group of anorexia nervosa (AN) cases...
  78. ncbi request reprint Autism associated with conditions characterized by developmental errors in early embryogenesis: a mini review
    Marilyn T Miller
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Illinois, 1855 West Taylor Street, Rm 327, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Int J Dev Neurosci 23:201-19. 2005
    ..Although the exact time of developmental insult for each condition cannot be identified, the evidence is that it may occur as early as week 4 to 6+ of embryogenesis...
  79. pmc Autism with ophthalmologic malformations: the plot thickens
    Marilyn T Miller
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Trans Am Ophthalmol Soc 102:107-20; discussion 120-1. 2004
    ....
  80. ncbi request reprint Autistic features in a total population of 7-9-year-old children assessed by the ASSQ (Autism Spectrum Screening Questionnaire)
    Maj Britt Posserud
    Centre for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, University of Bergen, Box 7800, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 47:167-75. 2006
    ..The present study assessed the distribution of autistic features in a total population of children 7-9 years of age, and explored the impact of age, gender, informant, and participation bias on symptom report...
  81. ncbi request reprint Ataxia, autism, and the cerebellum: a clinical study of 32 individuals with congenital ataxia
    Ingegerd Ahsgren
    Department of Child and Adolescent Neurology and Habilitation, Norrliden, Sundsvall Hospital, SE 851 86 Sundsvall, Sweden
    Dev Med Child Neurol 47:193-8. 2005
    ..Congenital ataxia might not be a clear-cut syndrome of cerebellar disease, but one of many signs of prenatal events or syndromes, leading to a complex neurodevelopmental disorder including autism and learning disability...
  82. ncbi request reprint Brief report: Decreased bone mineral density as a long-term complication of teenage-onset anorexia nervosa
    Elisabet Wentz
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 15:290-5. 2007
    ..To follow up bone mineral density (BMD) 4 years after decreased BMD was diagnosed in adult individuals with teenage-onset anorexia nervosa (AN)...
  83. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders in Norwegian 8- to 10-year-olds: an epidemiological survey of prevalence, risk factors, and service use
    Einar Heiervang
    Centre for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, University of Bergen, Norway, and Division of Psychiatry, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:438-47. 2007
    ..We present methods and results from the first wave of the study, focusing on prevalence of disorders, associations with risk factors, and the use of services...
  84. ncbi request reprint Bone density 11 years after anorexia nervosa onset in a controlled study of 39 cases
    Elisabet Wentz
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Int J Eat Disord 34:314-8. 2003
    ..To evaluate bone mineral density (BMD) and body composition 11 years after the onset of anorexia nervosa (AN)...
  85. ncbi request reprint Abnormal EEG lateralization in boys with autism
    Tatiana A Stroganova
    Moscow University of Psychology and Education, 103051 Moscow, Russia, and Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Clin Neurophysiol 118:1842-54. 2007
    ..Functional brain abnormalities associated with autism in 3-8-year-old boys were studied with EEG recorded under controlled experimental condition of sustained visual attention and behavioral stillness...
  86. ncbi request reprint Excess of high frequency electroencephalogram oscillations in boys with autism
    Elena V Orekhova
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Biol Psychiatry 62:1022-9. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether beta and gamma range EEG abnormalities are characteristic for young boys with autism (BWA)...