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ERIC Number: EJ285473
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Jun
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Infantile Autism: A Total Population Study of Reduced Optimality in Pre, Peri, and Neonatal Period.
Gillberg, Christopher; Gillberg, I. Carina
Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, v13 n2 p153-66 Jun 1983
Twenty-five autistic children were compared with 25 controls for number of factors identified as optimal in the pre-, peri-, and neonatal period, as noted in medical records. Autistic Ss showed greatly reduced optimality, especially with regard to prenatal factors, in contrast with other reports denying brain injury in autism. (Author/CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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