Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders

, Volume 33, Issue 2, pp 223–226

Commentary: Blaxill, Baskin, and Spitzer on Croen et al. (2002), The Changing Prevalence of Autism in California

  • Mark F. Blaxill
  • David S. Baskin
  • Walter O. Spitzer
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mark F. Blaxill
    • 1
  • David S. Baskin
    • 2
  • Walter O. Spitzer
    • 2
  1. 1.SafeMindsCambridge
  2. 2.Baylor College of Medicine, and Scientific Review Council Co-Chair, Cure Autism Now Foundation Houston

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