TITLE

Federal Panel Proposal Does Not Endorse Routine ASD Screening

PUB. DATE
October 2015
SOURCE
ASHA Leader;Oct2015, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the U.S. Preventative Services Task Force's (UPSTF) draft proposal which does not include recommendation for universal screening for autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Topics covered include the inconsistency of the proposal with the screening guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics, and comments from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) on the proposal.
ACCESSION #
110258435

 

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