TITLE

Psychiatric and psychosocial problems in adults with normal-intelligence autism spectrum disorders

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
BMC Psychiatry;2009, Vol. 9, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
43547202

 

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