A Systematic Review of Medical Treatments for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorders

@article{McPheeters2011ASR,
  title={A Systematic Review of Medical Treatments for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorders},
  author={M. McPheeters and Z. Warren and N. Sathe and Jennifer L. Bruzek and S. Krishnaswami and R. Jerome and J. Veenstra-VanderWeele},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2011},
  volume={127},
  pages={e1312 - e1321}
}
CONTEXT: As many as 1 in every 110 children in the United States has an autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Many medical treatments for ASDs have been proposed and studied, but there is currently no consensus regarding which interventions are most effective. OBJECTIVE: To systematically review evidence regarding medical treatments for children aged 12 years and younger with ASDs. METHODS: We searched the Medline, PsycInfo, and ERIC (Education Resources Information Center) databases from 2000 to May… Expand

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