Autistic boy stabbed with syringes, and nurse loses license

New Jersey regulators have revoked the nursing license of a woman caught on security cameras stabbing an autistic teenager with syringes when he failed to comply with her instructions
Source: ABC News: Health - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

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AbstractAutism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a complex neurodevelopmental disorder and systemic disease with multiple comorbidities and largely fragmented clinical care. In this article, we discuss three important components frequently missing from the current ASD standard care routine: oral health, nutrition, and house-call programs. Both ASD centers associated with tertiary-care hospitals and community ASD providers do not regularly offer these services. In this review, we address the benefits of and rationale behind incorporating dental care, nutrition, and house-call programs into ASD management. We also explain why these...
Source: Review Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders - Category: Child Development Source Type: research
Authors: Zhang RT, Zhou HY, Wang YM, Yang ZY, Wang Y, So SH, Chiu CD, Leung PWL, Cheung EFC, Chan RCK Abstract Schizotypal personality (SP) traits have been found to be correlated with autistic traits, obsessive-compulsive traits, depressive symptoms and anxiety symptoms. However, the overall pattern of the relationship remains unclear. The purpose of this study was to investigate the network structure between SP traits and other subclinical features (symptoms or traits) and test the replicability of these relationships. A total of 2204 college students completed measurements for SP traits, autistic traits, obsessi...
Source: Asian Journal of Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Asian J Psychiatr Source Type: research
The test could make it easier to detect autism in young children. → Support PsyBlog for just $4 per month. Enables access to articles marked (M) and removes ads. → Explore PsyBlog's ebooks, all written by Dr Jeremy Dean: Accept Yourself: How to feel a profound sense of warmth and self-compassion The Anxiety Plan: 42 Strategies For Worry, Phobias, OCD and Panic Spark: 17 Steps That Will Boost Your Motivation For Anything Activate: How To Find Joy Again By Changing What You Do
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Conditions:   Autism Spectrum Disorder;   Language Disorders Interventions:   Drug: Levoleucovorin Calcium;   Other: Placebo Sponsors:   Phoenix Children's Hospital;   Autism Speaks;   State University of New York - Downstate Medical Center;   University of Arizona;   New York State Institute for Basic Research Not yet recruiting
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Conditions:   Autism Spectrum Disorder;   Language Disorders Interventions:   Drug: Levoleucovorin Calcium;   Other: Placebo Sponsors:   Phoenix Children's Hospital;   State University of New York - Downstate Medical Center;   United States Department of Defense;   University of Arizona;   New York State Institute for Basic Research Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Conditions:   Autism Spectrum Disorder;   Language Disorders Interventions:   Drug: Levoleucovorin Calcium;   Other: Placebo Sponsors:   Phoenix Children's Hospital;   Autism Speaks;   State University of New York - Downstate Medical Center;   University of Arizona;   New York State Institute for Basic Research Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Conditions:   Autism Spectrum Disorder;   Language Disorders Interventions:   Drug: Levoleucovorin Calcium;   Other: Placebo Sponsors:   Phoenix Children's Hospital;   State University of New York - Downstate Medical Center;   United States Department of Defense;   University of Arizona;   New York State Institute for Basic Research Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Conditions:   Autism Spectrum Disorder;   Language Disorders Interventions:   Drug: Levoleucovorin Calcium;   Other: Placebo Sponsors:   Phoenix Children's Hospital;   Autism Speaks;   State University of New York - Downstate Medical Center;   University of Arizona;   New York State Institute for Basic Research Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Conditions:   Autism Spectrum Disorder;   Language Disorders Interventions:   Drug: Levoleucovorin Calcium;   Other: Placebo Sponsors:   Phoenix Children's Hospital;   State University of New York - Downstate Medical Center;   United States Department of Defense;   University of Arizona;   New York State Institute for Basic Research Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Conditions:   Autism Spectrum Disorder;   Language Disorders Interventions:   Drug: Levoleucovorin Calcium;   Other: Placebo Sponsors:   Phoenix Children's Hospital;   Autism Speaks;   State University of New York - Downstate Medical Center;   University of Arizona;   New York State Institute for Basic Research Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
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