This e-newsletter provides obstetricians, pediatricians, and nurses with links to the latest research on ways to understand and to help children and adults on the autism spectrum. Please feel free to send us your comments and feedback to: ClinicalResearchInAutism@autism.com.
Extensive Research Document on Medical Comorbidities Associated with Autism Spectrum Disorder Available Online
The UK-based group, TreatingAutism, recently published an up-to-date review of the research on medical comorbidities associated with autism. The aim of this document is to provide health-care and care providers an understanding of the possible mechanisms, symptomatology, and consequences of common medical comorbidities in ASD. The document can be read and download at: http://treatingautism.co.uk/medical-comorbidities-in-autism-spectrum-disorder/