- How well does early diagnosis of autism stand the test of time? Follow-up study of children assessed for autism at age 2 and development of an early diagnostic serviceVanessa Moore
Tremona Road Children s Centre, Southampton, UK
Autism 7:47-63. 2003..The importance of early diagnosis is that it opens the door to early intervention programmes, which in turn prevent many problems from occurring in later life...
- Chromosome 15q11-13 abnormalities and other medical conditions in individuals with autism spectrum disordersPatrick F Bolton
Department of Child Psychiatry and MRC Centre for Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry, The Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College, London, UK
Psychiatr Genet 14:131-7. 2004..The frequency of abnormalities of 15q11-q13 and other possibly causal medical disorders including karyotypic abnormalities was investigated in an unselected series of children who were referred to one of two autism assessment centres...
- A paternally inherited duplication in the Prader-Willi/Angelman syndrome critical region: a case and family studyMarijcke W M Veltman
Developmental Psychiatry Section, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
J Autism Dev Disord 35:117-27. 2005..More research is required to determine whether paternally derived duplications that involve 15q11-13 are associated with developmental impairments...