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ERIC Number: EJ508414
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0162-3257
Variables Related to Parental Choice to Medicate Their Autistic Children.
Konstantareas, Mary; And Others
Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, v25 n4 p443-52 Aug 1995
Comparison of 16 autistic children receiving psychotropic medication with 16 similar nonmedicated children and their parents found that discriminators of the parental decision to medicate or not included: family stress; the child's speaking ability; and irritable, driven, non-goal-directed child behavior. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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