Investigating the association between autistic-like and internalizing traits in a community-based twin sample.

@article{Hallett2009InvestigatingTA,
  title={Investigating the association between autistic-like and internalizing traits in a community-based twin sample.},
  author={Victoria Hallett and Angelica Ronald and Francesca Happ{\'e}},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry},
  year={2009},
  volume={48 6},
  pages={
          618-27
        }
}
OBJECTIVES Recent research has suggested that children with autistic spectrum disorders often experience comorbid symptoms of anxiety and depression. However, despite this overlap, no quantitative genetic studies have addressed the phenotypic overlap and the etiologic association between internalizing and autistic-like traits within the general population. This study aimed to investigate the phenotypic and etiologic relation between internalizing and autistic-like traits using a community-based… CONTINUE READING
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