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ERIC Number: EJ589504
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0162-3257
Sleep Patterns in Autistic Children.
Hering, Eli; Epstein, Rachel; Elroy, Sarit; Iancu, Daisy R.; Zelnik, Nathanel
Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, v29 n2 p143-47 Apr 1999
This study compared data on sleep disturbances of 22 autistic children obtained by questionnaires with data obtained with actigraphy. Questionnaire responses indicated that autistic children had an earlier morning awakening time and multiple and early night arousals; actigraphic monitoring, however, showed their sleep patterns were normal except for earlier morning arousal. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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