Infantile autism reviewed: a decade of research.

  title={Infantile autism reviewed: a decade of research.},
  author={M K Demyer and J. N. Hingtgen and R. K. Jackson},
  journal={Schizophrenia bulletin},
  volume={7 3},
Progress in the study of infantile autism over the past 10 years was reviewed in terms of classification and diagnosis, relation to other disorders, demographics, parental characteristics, genetics, intelligence, language, perceptual processes, behavioral characteristics, neurobiological, biochemical and pharmacological aspects, behavioral/educational treatment methodologies, prognosis, and theoretical considerations. This decade's research led to the now generally accepted position that… CONTINUE READING