Medical News Today: Researchers look at the link between gut bacteria and autism
New research looks at the effects of poor bacterial diversity in the gut in autism, suggesting a new treatment for gastrointestinal problems.
CONCLUSIONS: Our study demonstrated evidences to support the safety and effectiveness of BMAC transplantation in the management of autism. PMID: 32767334 [PubMed - in process]
This exploratory study aimed to explore the association between depression and self-harming behaviour in adolescence and the timing of diagnosis for autism spectrum disorder. We analysed data on 11,320 14 year olds, including 396 children with autism spe...
Conditions: Autism Spectrum Disorder; Global Developmental Delay; Language Disorder Intervention: Other: Do not take any interventions Sponsor: Children's Hospital of Fudan University Recruiting
CONCLUSION: Psychosocial considerations for developing community mobility and driving include social communication, safety, navigating unpredictable community environments, emotional regulation and motivation for community participation. Future research should explore how to develop foundational community mobility skills; communication and social skills; and autistic needs for inclusive design. Supporting normative community mobility skills during adolescence may underpin transition to independence in adulthood. SIGNIFICANCE: Broadening the focus of community mobility and driving research to understand environmental an...
Publication date: September 2020Source: The Journal of Academic Librarianship, Volume 46, Issue 5Author(s): Nancy Everhart, Amelia Anderson
Publication date: October 2020Source: Research in Developmental Disabilities, Volume 105Author(s): Catherine Adams, Jacqueline Gaile
CONCLUSIONS: Pathways to diagnosis of ASD are long and involve multiple contacts, with patients alternating between primary and specialized care. This pattern reflects failures in the diagnostic protocols and referral systems of clinical centers in Mexico, and such issues may be experienced in countries with similarly overwhelmed health care systems. PMID: 32746716 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Publication date: September 2020Source: Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, Volume 77Author(s): Gavin R. Stewart, Anne Corbett, Clive Ballard, Byron Creese, Dag Aarsland, Adam Hampshire, Rebecca A. Charlton, Francesca Happé
Publication date: September 2020Source: Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, Volume 77Author(s): Sigridur Loa Jonsdottir, Evald Saemundsen, Sesselja Gudmundsdottir, Gyda S. Haraldsdottir, Aslaug Heida Palsdottir, Vilhjalmur Rafnsson