Social stimuli interfere with cognitive control in autism.

Abstract

Autism spectrum disorders are characterized by cognitive control deficits as well as impairments in social interactions. However, the brain mechanisms mediating the interactive effects of these deficits have not been addressed. We employed event-related functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to examine the effects of processing directional information… (More)

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@article{Dichter2007SocialSI, title={Social stimuli interfere with cognitive control in autism.}, author={Gabriel S. Dichter and Aysenil Belger}, journal={NeuroImage}, year={2007}, volume={35 3}, pages={1219-30} }