TITLE

Nova Scotia contemplates a continuum of coordinated, lifetime care for autism patients

AUTHOR(S)
Casey, Quentin
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/13/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 10, pE433
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the consideration of the creation of total care centers for treatment of autism patients in Nova Scotia. It mentions that the continuum lifetime care for the people diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder will provide guidelines to families, provide easy access to occupational therapists, and library of autism resources. It states that the creation of the facility will address issues with regards to the increasing rates of autism in the country.
ACCESSION #
52226772

 

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