Multicausal systems ask for multicausal approaches: A network perspective on subjective well-being in individuals with autism spectrum disorder

@article{Deserno2017MulticausalSA,
  title={Multicausal systems ask for multicausal approaches: A network perspective on subjective well-being in individuals with autism spectrum disorder},
  author={Marie Katharina Deserno and Denny Borsboom and Sander Begeer and Hilde M. Geurts},
  journal={Autism},
  year={2017},
  volume={21},
  pages={960 - 971}
}
Given the heterogeneity of autism spectrum disorder, an important limitation of much autism spectrum disorder research is that outcome measures are statistically modeled as separate dependent variables. Often, their multivariate structure is either ignored or treated as a nuisance. This study aims to lift this limitation by applying network analysis to explicate the multivariate pattern of risk and success factors for subjective well-being in autism spectrum disorder. We estimated a network… Expand
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