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The Resource Autism and its medical management : a guide for parents and professionals, Michael G. Chez

Autism and its medical management : a guide for parents and professionals, Michael G. Chez

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Autism and its medical management : a guide for parents and professionals
Title
Autism and its medical management
Title remainder
a guide for parents and professionals
Statement of responsibility
Michael G. Chez
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
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Chez, Michael G
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Autism in children
  • Autism in children
Label
Autism and its medical management : a guide for parents and professionals, Michael G. Chez
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What is normal development? Does my child have autism? -- Understanding the diagnosis of autism -- Defining the clinical aspects of autism spectrum disorders -- What type of autistic spectrum disorder does my child have? -- Current recommendations for medical evaluation -- The role of medical laboratory diagnostic testing -- Neuroanatomy and neuroimaging -- Electroencephalography : the relationship of epilepsy or epileptic activity -- Genetics -- Why are autism spectrum disorders increasing? -- Vaccinations, mercury, and autism -- Immunology and autoimmunity : is there a causative relationship with autistic spectrum disorders? -- Theories on a prenatal cause -- Common alternative medicine theories -- Overview of treatment -- Choosing a physician -- Non-medically sanctioned alternative approaches -- Overview of medicines : no cure, but symptomatic treatments can help -- Medicines prescribed for behavioral problems -- Treating EEG abnormalities and epilepsy -- Immunological medical therapy -- Gastrointestinal issues -- Medications for core symptoms of language and behavior -- A rational approach to medical treatment : case studies
Control code
ocn181359045
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
222 p.
Isbn
9781843108344
Isbn Type
(pb : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007046331
System control number
(OCoLC)181359045
Label
Autism and its medical management : a guide for parents and professionals, Michael G. Chez
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What is normal development? Does my child have autism? -- Understanding the diagnosis of autism -- Defining the clinical aspects of autism spectrum disorders -- What type of autistic spectrum disorder does my child have? -- Current recommendations for medical evaluation -- The role of medical laboratory diagnostic testing -- Neuroanatomy and neuroimaging -- Electroencephalography : the relationship of epilepsy or epileptic activity -- Genetics -- Why are autism spectrum disorders increasing? -- Vaccinations, mercury, and autism -- Immunology and autoimmunity : is there a causative relationship with autistic spectrum disorders? -- Theories on a prenatal cause -- Common alternative medicine theories -- Overview of treatment -- Choosing a physician -- Non-medically sanctioned alternative approaches -- Overview of medicines : no cure, but symptomatic treatments can help -- Medicines prescribed for behavioral problems -- Treating EEG abnormalities and epilepsy -- Immunological medical therapy -- Gastrointestinal issues -- Medications for core symptoms of language and behavior -- A rational approach to medical treatment : case studies
Control code
ocn181359045
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
222 p.
Isbn
9781843108344
Isbn Type
(pb : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007046331
System control number
(OCoLC)181359045

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