Measuring autistic traits in the general population: a systematic review of the Autism-Spectrum Quotient (AQ) in a nonclinical population sample of 6,900 typical adult males and females

@inproceedings{Ruzich2015MeasuringAT,
  title={Measuring autistic traits in the general population: a systematic review of the Autism-Spectrum Quotient (AQ) in a nonclinical population sample of 6,900 typical adult males and females},
  author={Emily Ruzich and Carrie Allison and Paula Smith and Peter A. Watson and Bonnie Auyeung and Howard Ring and Simon Baron-Cohen},
  booktitle={Molecular autism},
  year={2015}
}
The Autism-Spectrum Quotient (AQ) is a self-report measure of autistic traits. It is frequently cited in diverse fields and has been administered to adults of at least average intelligence with autism and to nonclinical controls, as well as to clinical control groups such as those with schizophrenia, prosopagnosia, anorexia, and depression. However, there has been no empirical systematic review of the AQ since its inception in 2001. The present study reports a comprehensive systematic review of… CONTINUE READING
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