Repetitive Behavior Profiles in Asperger Syndrome and High-Functioning Autism

@article{South2005RepetitiveBP,
  title={Repetitive Behavior Profiles in Asperger Syndrome and High-Functioning Autism},
  author={Mikle South and Sally Ozonoff and William M. McMahon},
  journal={Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders},
  year={2005},
  volume={35},
  pages={145-158}
}
Although repetitive behaviors are a core diagnostic domain for autism spectrum disorders, research in this area has been neglected. This study had two major aims (1) to provide a detailed characterization of repetitive behaviors in individuals with Asperger Syndrome (AS), high-functioning autism (HFA), and typically developing controls (TD); and (2) to examine whether differences in repetitive behavior profiles could provide evidence for the external validity of AS separate from HFA… Expand
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