Tag: ASD

The use of iBASIS–Video Interaction to Promote Positive Parenting (iBASIS-VIPP) led to fewer and less drastic autism spectrum disorder (ASD) symptoms in children and a lower rate of diagnosis of ASD. The number needed to treat with iBASIS-VIPP was 7.2 participants to reduce ASD diagnosis. Evidence Rating...
1. Children of mothers who were exposed to anti-psychotics during pregnancy, compared to those never exposed, did not have an increased risk of autism spectrum disorders (ASDs), attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), or small for gestational age (SGA), but had a mildly increased rate of pre-term birth. 2. Siblings of children with...
Image: PD  1. Overall, the recurrence risk was 6.9% among the sibling cohorts affected with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs).  2. Siblings of an affected older child were 7 times more likely to have an autism spectrum disorder.  Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good)            Study Rundown: Over the last two...
Image: PD 1. Most primary care pediatricians (PCPs) do not perform AAP-recommended screenings for autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) and perceive Latino parents as less knowledgeable about ASD than white parents. 2. 75% of PCPs experienced access, language, cultural, or communication barriers to ASD diagnosis in Latino children, with the most frequent...