- Asperger's syndrome: a comparison of clinical diagnoses and those made according to the ICD-10 and DSM-IVMarc Woodbury-Smith
Yale Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
J Autism Dev Disord 35:235-40. 2005..It is suggested that this is due to limitations inherent in these criteria, and alternative conceptualizations are discussed...
- Screening adults for Asperger Syndrome using the AQ: a preliminary study of its diagnostic validity in clinical practiceM R Woodbury-Smith
Cambridge Lifespan Asperger Syndrome Service and Autism Research Centre, Cambridge, UK
J Autism Dev Disord 35:331-5. 2005..The results indicate that it has good discriminative validity and good screening properties at a threshold score of 26. The implications of these results are discussed...
- The Adult Asperger Assessment (AAA): a diagnostic methodSimon Baron-Cohen
Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, UK
J Autism Dev Disord 35:807-19. 2005..The AAA is described, and its use with a series of n = 42 clinic-patients is reported. Thirty-seven of these (88%) met DSM-IV criteria, but only 34 of these (80%) met AAA criteria. The AAA is therefore more conservative than DSM-IV...