Letter to the Editor: “In regard to “Autism in the Son of a Woman with Mitochondrial Myopathy and Dysautonomia: A Case Report”
Innov Clin Neurosci. 2016;13(5–6):13–14 Dear Editor: Brown and Rais offer an interesting case report of the autistic son of a mother with a “multisystem litany of symptoms and diseases… typical for a patient with a mitochondrial disease,” including vasovagal syncope (a sudden, systemic hypotension), dysautonomia (dysfunction of the autonomic nervous system), adrenal insufficiency, central sleep […]
The latest in neuroscience—sorted and summarized for you Welcome to The Neuroscience Report where each week we will highlight a specific topic in neuroscience and provide you with links to 5 journal articles, 5 news articles, and 5 wildcard picks. Brought to you by Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience—your source for peer-reviewed, evidence-based information. This Week’s Topic: Autism […]
by Bradley D. Brown, MD, and Theodore Rais, MD From University of Toledo Medical Center, Toledo, Ohio Innov Clin Neurosci. 2015;12(9–10):29–32 Funding: No funding was received for the preparation of this manuscript. Financial Disclosures: The authors have no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of this article. Key words: Autism, autism spectrum disorder, ASD, […]
Can Tactile Sensory Processing Differentiate Between Children with Autistic Disorder and Asperger’s Disorder?
by Ahmad Ghanizadeh, MD Dr. Ghanizadeh is from the Department of Psychiatry, Research Center for Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Hafez Hospital, Shiraz, Iran. Innov Clin Neurosci. 2011;8(5):25–30
by Kelly Blankenship, DO, and Noha F. Minshawi, PhD Dr. Blankenship is a developmental disabilities fellow, Department of Psychiatry, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana; and Dr. Minshawi is Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology in Clinical Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana. Psychiatry (Edgemont) 2010;7(8):38–41
by Jason Yanofski, MD From the Forensic Psychiatry Department, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut Psychiatry (Edgemont) 2010;7(6):18–23
by Elisa Cascade; Amir Kalali, MD; and Robert Findling, MD Ms. Cascade is Vice President, Quintiles Inc./iGuard, Falls Church, Virginia; Dr. Kalali is Vice President, Global Therapeutic Group Leader CNS, Quintiles Inc., San Diego, California, and Professor of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego; and Dr. Findling is Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics Case Western […]
Social Skills Groups for Asperger’s Disorder and Pervasive Developmental Disorder Not Otherwise Specified
by Jacqueline Countryman, MD Dr. Countryman is from the Department of Psychiatry, Boonshoft School of Medicine, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio; Dr. Gillig is Professor of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio.