Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) can be attributed to a number of factors including genetics and environment. The diverse nature of its impact requires an individual approach to dianosis and assistive therapies, creating challenges for the individuals, their families, and health care professionals. In support of World Autism Awareness Week, we have curated ASD articles and they are FREE to read until May 31, 2018 and always available by subscription. The Annual Review of Public Health is always free to read, thanks to support to increase openness and transparency in research provided by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) can be attributed to a number of factors including genetics and environment and affects more than 1 in 100 people. This article collection, written by invited experts, was curated for World Autism Awareness week. It looks at ASD etiology, epidemiology, diagnostics and therapy tools. With greater understanding, those living with autism can experience less stigma and greater acceptance by society.. These articles are freely available through May 31st 2018 and are always available to subscribers.
|ScienceOpen disciplines:||Medicine, Pediatrics, Pharmacology & Pharmaceutical medicine, Genetics, Health & Social care, Public health|
|Keywords:||Autism, DSM-5, Epidemiology, Psychopathology, Environmental-exposure, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Linguistics, Language Development, Etiology, Disconnection Syndrome|