Social approach and autistic behavior in children with fragile X syndrome.

@article{Roberts2007SocialAA,
  title={Social approach and autistic behavior in children with fragile X syndrome.},
  author={Jane E. Roberts and Leigh Anne H Weisenfeld and Deborah D. Hatton and Morgan Heath and Walter E. Kaufmann},
  journal={Journal of autism and developmental disorders},
  year={2007},
  volume={37 9},
  pages={1748-60}
}
Social avoidance is a core phenotypic characteristic of fragile X syndrome (FXS) that has critical cognitive and social consequences. However, no study has examined modulation of multiple social avoidant behaviors in children with FXS. In the current study, we introduce the Social Approach Scale (SAS), an observation scale that includes physical movement… CONTINUE READING