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ERIC Number: EJ660983
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-0895-8017
Towards a Behavioral Phenotype for Rett Syndrome.
Mount, Rebecca H.; Hastings, Richard P.; Reilly, Sheena; Cass, Hilary; Charman, Tony
American Journal on Mental Retardation, v108 n1 p1-12 Jan 2003
A study compared 143 girls (ages 6-14) with Rett syndrome with 85 girls with severe mental retardation on the Developmental Behavior Checklist. Girls with Rett syndrome presented more "autistic relating" and fewer antisocial behaviors. When compared to children with autism, they did not present with classic autistic behavioral features. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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