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Epidemiology and Possible Causes of Autism

Author: 
Jick, Hershel MD; Kaye, James A. MD
Publisher: 
Pharmacothepray 23; (2003)
Type: 
Article
ID: 
3847
Price: 
$0.00
Location: 
DIAG 03
Notes: 
Summary of research finding on increase in frequency of diagnosed autism.

Autism and the Measles Mumps Rubella Vaccine

Author: 
Autism Genetics Research Group
Publisher: 
Tufts New England Medical Center, Autism Genetics Research Group Newsletter; (Winter 2001/2002)
Type: 
Article
ID: 
3423
Price: 
$0.00
Location: 
Resource Drawer - Vaccination Info Folder - Miscellaneous
Notes: 
Article reports evidence that suggests a connection between the MMR vaccination and autism is highly unlikely.

Autism Genetics Research at New England Medical Center

Author: 
None
Publisher: 
None
Type: 
Brochure
ID: 
3347
Price: 
$0.00
Location: 
Resource Drawer - Neuro Genetic Studies Folder
Notes: 
Brochure provides basic information about the agency and summarizes its services.

Developmental Disorders Research Program

Author: 
None
Publisher: 
None
Type: 
Brochure
ID: 
3348
Price: 
$0.00
Location: 
Resource Drawer - Research Folder
Notes: 
Brochure provides basic information about the project.

Epidemiology of Autism A Review

Author: 
Fombonne, Eric
Publisher: 
Psychological Medicine; (1999)
Type: 
Article
ID: 
3212
Price: 
$0.00
Location: 
DIAG 54
Notes: 
Review of 23 epidemiological surveys of autism that were published between 1966 and 1998.

Pervasive Developmental Disorder in Preschool Children

Author: 
Chakrabarti, Suniti; Fombonne, Eric
Publisher: 
Journal of the American Medical Association, Vol. 285, No. 24; (06/27/01)
Type: 
Article
ID: 
3213
Price: 
$0.00
Location: 
DIAG 55
Notes: 
Results of the July 1998 - June 1999 survey done in Staffordshire England. Children with symptoms suggestive of PDD were intensively assessed by a multidisciplinary team which conducted diagnostic interviews and administered psychometric tests.

The UCLA-University of Utah Epidemiologic Survey Prevalence

Author: 
Ritvo, E., Freeman, B.J., Pingree, C. & et al.
Publisher: 
American Journal of Psychiatry
Type: 
Article
ID: 
2316
Price: 
$0.00
Location: 
NEURO 41
Notes: 
Researchers attempted to create a test from which they would be better able to understand actual incidence rate for autism.

Definition and Prevalence of Autism A Review

Author: 
Wing, Lorna
Publisher: 
European & Adolescent Psychiatry; (April 1993)
Type: 
Article
ID: 
2888
Price: 
$0.00
Location: 
DIAG 14
Notes: 
A report on studies to see if there is a greater incidence of autism in different countries or at different times. Most results showed no or very little difference.

20/20 Segment on Leominster and Its High Incidence of Autism (15 Min)

Author: 
None
Publisher: 
None
Type: 
Video
ID: 
128
Price: 
$19.95
Location: 
Video 027 Lending Library; Danvers
Library: 

Sex differences in higher functioning people with autism

Author: 
McLennon, J., Lord, C.
Publisher: 
Journal of autism and developmental disorders 23 (2) 1993
Type: 
Article
ID: 
2357
Price: 
$0.00
Location: 
AS 14
Notes: 
Looks at differences in incidence and severity between males and females
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