Kristen S L Lam

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The Repetitive Behavior Scale-Revised: independent validation in individuals with autism spectrum disorders
    Kristen S L Lam
    Neurodevelopmental Disorders Research Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 3367, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3367, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:855-66. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and patterns of use of psychoactive medicines among individuals with autism in the Autism Society of Ohio
    Michael G Aman
    The Nisonger Center for Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities, The Ohio State University, 1581 Dodd Drive, Columbus, OH 43210 1296, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 33:527-34. 2003
  3. pmc fMRI tracks reductions in repetitive behaviors in autism: two case studies
    Gabriel S Dichter
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3366, USA
    Neurocase 16:307-16. 2010
  4. pmc Evidence for three subtypes of repetitive behavior in autism that differ in familiality and association with other symptoms
    Kristen S L Lam
    Neurodevelopmental Disorders Research Center, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3367, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:1193-200. 2008
  5. pmc Children with autism demonstrate circumscribed attention during passive viewing of complex social and nonsocial picture arrays
    Noah J Sasson
    Neurodevelopmental Disorders Research Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Autism Res 1:31-42. 2008
  6. pmc Phenomenology and measurement of circumscribed interests in autism spectrum disorders
    Lauren M Turner-Brown
    Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7255, USA
    Autism 15:437-56. 2011
  7. pmc Performance of children with autism spectrum disorders on the dimension-change card sort task
    Gabriel S Dichter
    Neurodevelopmental Disorders Research Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 40:448-56. 2010
  8. pmc Generativity abilities predict communication deficits but not repetitive behaviors in Autism Spectrum Disorders
    Gabriel S Dichter
    Neurodevelopmental Disorders Research Center, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3366, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 39:1298-304. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Neurochemical correlates of autistic disorder: a review of the literature
    Kristen S L Lam
    Neurodevelopmental Disorders Research Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Res Dev Disabil 27:254-89. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Children's Yale-Brown Obsessive Compulsive Scale modified for pervasive developmental disorders
    Lawrence Scahill
    Yale Child Study Center, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:1114-23. 2006

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint The Repetitive Behavior Scale-Revised: independent validation in individuals with autism spectrum disorders
    Kristen S L Lam
    Neurodevelopmental Disorders Research Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 3367, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3367, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:855-66. 2007
    ..quot; Measures of internal consistency were high for this solution, and interrater reliability data suggested that the RBS-R performs well in outpatient settings...
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and patterns of use of psychoactive medicines among individuals with autism in the Autism Society of Ohio
    Michael G Aman
    The Nisonger Center for Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities, The Ohio State University, 1581 Dodd Drive, Columbus, OH 43210 1296, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 33:527-34. 2003
    ..OTC autism preparations were used in substantial numbers of individuals, despite limited research support and the possibility of toxic effects...
  3. pmc fMRI tracks reductions in repetitive behaviors in autism: two case studies
    Gabriel S Dichter
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3366, USA
    Neurocase 16:307-16. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that fMRI may elucidate potential mechanisms of action of targeted autism interventions...
  4. pmc Evidence for three subtypes of repetitive behavior in autism that differ in familiality and association with other symptoms
    Kristen S L Lam
    Neurodevelopmental Disorders Research Center, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3367, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:1193-200. 2008
    ..The objective of the current study was to examine the structure of RRBs in autism using relevant items from the Autism Diagnostic Interview-Revised in a sample of 316 individuals with autistic disorder...
  5. pmc Children with autism demonstrate circumscribed attention during passive viewing of complex social and nonsocial picture arrays
    Noah J Sasson
    Neurodevelopmental Disorders Research Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Autism Res 1:31-42. 2008
    ..Discrete measures of visual attention may therefore provide a reasonable means of quantifying aspects of the repetitive behavior phenotype in autism...
  6. pmc Phenomenology and measurement of circumscribed interests in autism spectrum disorders
    Lauren M Turner-Brown
    Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7255, USA
    Autism 15:437-56. 2011
    ..The present study offers further support for the notion that CI reflect a clinically significant feature of ASD that warrants intervention in some children...
  7. pmc Performance of children with autism spectrum disorders on the dimension-change card sort task
    Gabriel S Dichter
    Neurodevelopmental Disorders Research Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 40:448-56. 2010
    ..Furthermore, within the ASD group, poorer DCCS task performance did not predict more severe autism symptoms. Implications for the executive dysfunction theory of autism are discussed...
  8. pmc Generativity abilities predict communication deficits but not repetitive behaviors in Autism Spectrum Disorders
    Gabriel S Dichter
    Neurodevelopmental Disorders Research Center, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3366, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 39:1298-304. 2009
    ..Results replicate reports of generativity deficits in ASD and suggest that impaired generativity may reflect communication deficits that are characteristic of the disorder...
  9. ncbi request reprint Neurochemical correlates of autistic disorder: a review of the literature
    Kristen S L Lam
    Neurodevelopmental Disorders Research Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Res Dev Disabil 27:254-89. 2006
    ..In addition, research in neurochemistry must continue to work in concert with other subspecialties to form a more comprehensive and theory-based approach to the neurobiological correlates of autistic disorder...
  10. ncbi request reprint Children's Yale-Brown Obsessive Compulsive Scale modified for pervasive developmental disorders
    Lawrence Scahill
    Yale Child Study Center, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:1114-23. 2006
    ..To examine the psychometric properties of the Children's Yale-Brown Obsessive Compulsive Scales (CYBOCS) modified for pervasive developmental disorders (PDDs)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Medication patterns in patients with autism: temporal, regional, and demographic influences
    Michael G Aman
    The Nisonger Center, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210 1257, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 15:116-26. 2005
    ..Greater age and handicap, and more restrictive placements, were associated with the use of several drug classes. Knowledge of these patterns may help families and medical planners anticipate future needs...