Evidence for selective inhibitory impairment in individuals with autism spectrum disorder.

@article{Christ2011EvidenceFS,
  title={Evidence for selective inhibitory impairment in individuals with autism spectrum disorder.},
  author={Shawn E. Christ and Lindsay E. Kester and Kimberly E. Bodner and Judith H. Miles},
  journal={Neuropsychology},
  year={2011},
  volume={25 6},
  pages={690-701}
}
OBJECTIVE The social and communicative challenges faced by individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) are often compounded by additional difficulties with executive function. It remains unclear, however, to what the extent individuals with ASD experienced impairment in inhibitory control. The objective of the present study was to assess the three main subtypes of executive inhibitory control within a single ASD sample thus providing new insight into the unique ASD-related pattern of… CONTINUE READING