ERIC Number: EJ617988
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Treatment of Seizure Disorders and EEG Abnormalities in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders.
Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, v30 n5 p485-89 Oct 2000
The treatment of seizure disorders and EEG epileptiform abnormalities without epilepsy in children with autism spectrum disorders in considered within the context of the relationship epilepsy and epileptiform disorders to language, behavior, and cognition. The use of anticonvulsants to treat epileptiform discharges thought to be producing dysfunction is discussed. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special Issue: Treatments for People with Autism and Other Pervasive Developmental Disorders: Research Perspectives.