Affiliation: University of Arizona
- Prevalence of autism spectrum disorders in Hispanic and non-Hispanic white childrenAnita Pedersen
Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, USA
Pediatrics 129:e629-35. 2012..This report analyzes differences in ASD prevalence between Hispanic and non-Hispanic whites in a large, population-based sample of 8-year-old children, and explores how prevalence has changed over time...
- Blepharophimosis: a causally heterogeneous malformation frequently associated with developmental disabilitiesC Cunniff
Department of Pediatrics, The University of Arizona College of Medicine, Steele Memorial Children s Research Center, Tucson 85724, USA
Am J Med Genet 75:52-4. 1998..Based on this information, it is suggested that children with blepharophimosis be evaluated carefully for underlying conditions and that they be observed for developmental disabilities because of the frequent association...
- Mutation analysis in a population-based cohort of boys with Duchenne or Becker muscular dystrophyChristopher Cunniff
Department of Pediatrics, Steele Research Center, University of Arizona College of Medicine, 1501 N Campbell Avenue, Tucson, Arizona 85724 5073, USA
J Child Neurol 24:425-30. 2009..7% of all patients and 10.4% with a DMD mutation). Point mutation analysis was performed in only 37 of 130 (28.5%) individuals with negative deletion and/or duplication testing...
- Prenatal genetic screening and diagnosis for pediatriciansChristopher Cunniff
Department of Pediatrics, The University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, Arizona 85724 5073, USA
Curr Opin Pediatr 22:809-13. 2010..Pediatricians should be aware of recent advances in testing that may have implications for their patients and families...