Sara T Kover
Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
- Receptive vocabulary in boys with autism spectrum disorder: cross-sectional developmental trajectoriesSara T Kover
Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, Room 475, 1500 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI, 53705, USA
J Autism Dev Disord 43:2696-709. 2013..Vocabulary trajectories in ASD are distinguished from typical development; however, nonverbal cognition largely accounts for the patterns observed. ..
- Establishing equivalence: methodological progress in group-matching design and analysisSara T Kover
University of Wisconsin Madison, Waisman Center, Madison, WI 53705, USA
Am J Intellect Dev Disabil 118:3-15. 2013..Our primary recommendation for advancing research on intellectual and developmental disabilities is the use of descriptive indices of adequate group matching: effect sizes (i.e., standardized mean differences) and variance ratios...
- Effects of sampling context on spontaneous expressive language in males with fragile X syndrome or Down syndromeSara T Kover
Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, Wisconsin, USA
J Speech Lang Hear Res 55:1022-38. 2012..In this study, the authors examined the impact of sampling context on multiple aspects of expressive language in male participants with fragile X syndrome in comparison to male participants with Down syndrome or typical development...
- A neurodevelopmental perspective on the acquisition of nonverbal cognitive skills in adolescents with fragile X syndromeSara T Kover
a Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin
Dev Neuropsychol 38:445-60. 2013..On average, IQ declined with age. FMRP levels predicted change in fluid reasoning, but not in visualization. The role of FMRP in the neural development that underlies the fragile X syndrome cognitive phenotype is discussed. ..
- Signaling noncomprehension of language: a comparison of fragile X syndrome and Down syndromeLeonard Abbeduto
Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53705, USA
Am J Ment Retard 113:214-30. 2008..Preliminary analyses indicated that males with fragile X syndrome signaled noncomprehension less often than did their female peers, even after controlling for differences in nonverbal MA...
- Language development and fragile X syndrome: profiles, syndrome-specificity, and within-syndrome differencesLeonard Abbeduto
Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
Ment Retard Dev Disabil Res Rev 13:36-46. 2007..e., vocabulary, morphosyntax, and pragmatics). Throughout the review, we point out implications of existing research for intervention as well as directions for future research...
- Contributions of phonological and verbal working memory to language development in adolescents with fragile X syndromeElizabeth I Pierpont
Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1202 W Johnson Street, Madison, WI, 53706, USA
J Neurodev Disord 3:335-47. 2011..The present study is the first to identify specific cognitive mechanisms contributing to language growth over time in individuals with FXS...
- Development of an expressive language sampling procedure in fragile X syndrome: a pilot studyElizabeth Berry-Kravis
Department of Pediatrics, Neurological Sciences, and Biochemistry, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
J Dev Behav Pediatr 34:245-51. 2013..This small-scale study sought to determine the feasibility, reproducibility, and clinical validity of highly structured expressive language sampling as an outcome measure reflecting language ability...