Autism: Recognition, Referral and Diagnosis
Publisher: RCOG Press 2011
Number of pages: 296
This guideline covers the recognition, referral and diagnosis of autism in children and young people from birth up to 19 years. The term 'autism' describes qualitative differences and impairments in reciprocal social interaction and social communication, combined with restricted interests and rigid and repetitive behaviours.
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