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OBJECTIVE The study focuses on theory-of-mind in adolescents and young adults with Alström syndrome (ALMS). ALMS, an autosomal recessive syndrome causes juvenile blindness, sensorineural hearing loss, cardiomyopathy, endocrinological disorders and metabolic dysfunction. Theory-of-mind (ToM) refers to the ability to impute mental states to one self and to(More)
Purpose: The aim was to explore aspects of learning, from a lifelong perspective, in individuals with Alström syndrome (AS). AS is an autosomal recessive disorder causing early blindness, progressive sensorineural hearing loss, cardiomyopathy, endocrine disorders, metabolic dysfunction, and abbreviated lifespan. Method: Eleven individuals with AS(More)
PURPOSE The aim of the study was to explore aspects of learning, from a lifelong perspective, in individuals with Alström syndrome (AS). AS is an autosomal recessive disorder causing early blindness, progressive sensorineural hearing loss, cardiomyopathy, endocrine disorders, metabolic dysfunction, and abbreviated lifespan. METHOD Eleven individuals with(More)
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