Attentional network deficits in children with autism spectrum disorder.

  title={Attentional network deficits in children with autism spectrum disorder.},
  author={Rachna Mutreja and Curtis Craig and Michael O'Boyle},
  journal={Developmental neurorehabilitation},
  volume={19 6},
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE Individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) often demonstrate deficient attentional ability, but the specific nature of the deficit is unclear. The Attention Networks model provides a useful approach to deconstruct this attentional deficit into its component parts. METHOD Fifty-two neurotypical (NT) children and 14 children with ASD performed the child version of the Attention Network Test (ANT). The latter requires participants to indicate the direction of a centre… CONTINUE READING

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