Attentional Mechanisms in Autism, ADHD, and Autism-ADHD Using a Local-Global Paradigm.

@article{Gargaro2015AttentionalMI,
  title={Attentional Mechanisms in Autism, ADHD, and Autism-ADHD Using a Local-Global Paradigm.},
  author={Belinda A Gargaro and Tamara May and Bruce J. Tonge and Dianne M. Sheppard and John L. Bradshaw and Nicole J Rinehart},
  journal={Journal of attention disorders},
  year={2015}
}
OBJECTIVE Cognitive flexibility or attentional set-shifting capacity has long been considered a core area of executive dysfunction for individuals with autism. Whether these difficulties are due to higher-level attentional difficulties associated with comorbid ADHD remains unclear. METHOD The current study compared the performance of 48 participants with… CONTINUE READING