9 Autism Spectrum Disorders in Iran

  title={9 Autism Spectrum Disorders in Iran},
  author={Mohammad Reza Mohammadi and Maryam Salmanian and Shahin Akhondzadeh},
Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs), which consist of Autistic Disorder, Asperger Syndrome and PDD Not Otherwise Specified (PDD-NOS), are subsets of Pervasive Developmental Disorders (PDD) (1, 2). Obviously, ASDs are characterized by abnormalities in social interaction and communication, as well as repetitive and stereotyped behaviors (3). Although various studies have been conducted in ASDs etiology across the world, it seems that they are still unknown in developing and developed countries. In… CONTINUE READING
Highly Influential
This paper has highly influenced 14 other papers. REVIEW HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL CITATIONS


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 163 extracted citations


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 97 references

A review of assessments for determining the content of early intensive behavioral intervention programs for autism spectrum disorders

  • E Gould, DR Dixon, AC Najdowski, MN Smith, J. Tarbox
  • Res Autism Spectr Disord
  • 2011
1 Excerpt

Cultural Factors Related to the Hidden Curriculum for Students With Autism and Related Disabilities. Intervention in school and clinic

  • HJ Lee
  • 2011
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…