Predicting the diagnosis of autism in adults using the Autism-Spectrum Quotient (AQ) questionnaire

@inproceedings{Ashwood2016PredictingTD,
  title={Predicting the diagnosis of autism in adults using the Autism-Spectrum
Quotient (AQ) questionnaire},
  author={Karen L. Ashwood and Nicola Gillan and Jamie Horder and Hannah Hayward and Emma Woodhouse and Fiona S McEwen and James L Findon and Hanna Eklund and Deborah Spain and C. Ellie Wilson and Tim Cadman and Sarah K. Young and Vladimira Stoencheva and Clodagh M Murphy and Dene Robertson and Tony Charman and Patrick F. Bolton and Karen Sullivan Glaser and Philip Asherson and Emily Simonoff and Declan Murphy},
  booktitle={Psychological medicine},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND Many adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) remain undiagnosed. Specialist assessment clinics enable the detection of these cases, but such services are often overstretched. It has been proposed that unnecessary referrals to these services could be reduced by prioritizing individuals who score highly on the Autism-Spectrum Quotient (AQ), a… CONTINUE READING