A descriptive hospital based study of children with autism.

  title={A descriptive hospital based study of children with autism.},
  author={Monica Juneja and Sharmila B Mukherjee and Suvasini Sharma},
  journal={Indian pediatrics},
  volume={42 5},
The clinical and neurodevelopmental profile of 51 children with Autistic disorder, from a referral population was studied. A detailed history and examination was undertaken. The development/intelligence quotient and social quotient were assessed. Standard diagnostic tests were applied in children above 2 years of age. Younger children were evaluated with a screening test and re-evaluated at 2 years. It was observed that a correct diagnosis had been made in only 5.8% of children prior to… CONTINUE READING
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