Autism /Series: Genetic and developmental diseases and disorders Published by : Rosen, (New York :) Physical details: 64 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 24 cm. ISBN:9781404218529 (lib. bdg.); 1404218521. Year: 2009
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Reviews the history of research into autism, a disorder the affects the development of the brain, discusses the genetic basis of autism, looks at symptoms, diagnosis, testing, and treatment, and considers how genetic research might affect the future of the disorder.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 57-61) and index.
The history of autism -- Genetics and autism -- The human side of autism -- Current research -- Future advances.
Young Adult Follett Library Resources.