Imaging test for autism spectrum disorder under development

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is unfortunately a common developmental disorder that has a purely clinical diagnosis. Researchers are developing a method to use functional MRI (fMRI) imaging as a potential diagnostic screening tool for ASD, since early intervention can be very beneficial. These studies have found some predictable differences in brain activity in ASD children.

Full article: http://goo.gl/ufJB2S

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  1. Reblogged this on Child Meducation and commented:
    Another step forward for the autistic child..

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