Complementary and Alternative Therapies for Autism Spectrum Disorder

  title={Complementary and Alternative Therapies for Autism Spectrum Disorder},
  author={Natascia Brondino and Laura Fusar-Poli and Matteo Rocchetti and Umberto Provenzani and Francesco Barale and Pierluigi Politi},
  booktitle={Evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine : eCAM},
Background. Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) represents a popular therapeutic option for patients with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Unfortunately, there is a paucity of data regarding the efficacy of CAM in ASD. The aim of the present systematic review is to investigate trials of CAM in ASD. Material and Methods. We searched the following databases: MEDLINE, EMBASE, Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, CINAHL, Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection, Agricola, and Food… CONTINUE READING
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