viernes, 29 de abril de 2011

5minute screen identifies subtle signs of autism in 1year olds

A five-minute checklist that parents can fill out in pediatrician waiting rooms may someday help in the early diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder , according to a study funded by the National Institutes of Health.

Published today in the Journal of Pediatrics, the study's design also provides a model for developing a network of pediatricians to adopt such a change to their practice.

Source:
http://healthyken.com/2011/04/5-minute-screen-identifies-subtle-signs-of-autism-in-1-year-olds.html