Community General Pediatricians' Perspectives on Providing Autism Diagnoses in Ontario, Canada: A Qualitative Study

@inproceedings{Penner2017CommunityGP,
  title={Community General Pediatricians' Perspectives on Providing Autism Diagnoses in Ontario, Canada: A Qualitative Study},
  author={Melanie Penner and Gillian King and Laura R Hartman and Evdokia Anagnostou and Michelle Shouldice and Charlotte Moore Hepburn},
  booktitle={Journal of developmental and behavioral pediatrics : JDBP},
  year={2017}
}
OBJECTIVE Community general pediatricians (CGPs) are a potential resource to increase capacity for autism spectrum disorder (ASD) diagnostic assessments. The objective of this study was to explore factors influencing CGPs' perspectives on and practices of providing ASD diagnoses. METHODS This qualitative study used a constructivist modified grounded… CONTINUE READING