Autism Spectrum Disorders
Autism spectrum disorders are becoming more recognized in the general population. With increased awareness, primary care physicians are diagnosing these disorders at an earlier age. The following is a brief review of the proposed diagnostic changes in DSM-V, and recommendations for making a diagnosis and for treatment planning.
KeywordsAutism Spectrum Disorder Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Autistic Child Asperger Syndrome Autistic Disorder
Author gratefully acknowledges the editorial contributions by Dr Michael Liepman in the preparation of this manuscript.
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