Visual systemizing preference in children with autism: A randomized controlled trial of intranasal oxytocin.

@article{Strathearn2018VisualSP,
  title={Visual systemizing preference in children with autism: A randomized controlled trial of intranasal oxytocin.},
  author={Lane Strathearn and Sohye Kim and D Anthony Bastian and Jennifer Jaeeun Jung and Udita Iyengar and Sheila R Martinez and Robin P. Goin-Kochel and Peter Fonagy},
  journal={Development and psychopathology},
  year={2018},
  volume={30 2},
  pages={
          511-521
        }
}
Several studies have suggested that the neuropeptide oxytocin may enhance aspects of social communication in autism. Little is known, however, about its effects on nonsocial manifestations, such as restricted interests and repetitive behaviors. In the empathizing-systemizing theory of autism, social deficits are described along the continuum of empathizing… CONTINUE READING