Autism Spectrum Disorder Awareness Can Help Children and Families Cope


In an evidence-based review published in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal), delineates the current understanding of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and best practices for pediatricians, family doctors and specialist clinics, and identifies resources for clinicians.

The researchers of the study have come to understand that ASD awareness can help physicians provide appropriate medical support to families of children with ASD, from diagnosis to treatment.


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