Cognitive effects of risperidone in children with autism and irritable behavior.

TitleCognitive effects of risperidone in children with autism and irritable behavior.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsAman, MG, Hollway JA, McDougle CJ, Scahill L, Tierney E, McCracken JT, Arnold EL, Vitiello B, Ritz L, Gavaletz A, Cronin P, Swiezy N, Wheeler C, Koenig K, Ghuman JK, Posey DJ
JournalJournal of child and adolescent psychopharmacology
Volume18
Issue3
Pagination227-36
Date Published2008 Jun
ISSN1557-8992
KeywordsAdolescent, Autistic Disorder, Child, Child Behavior Disorders, Child, Preschool, cognition, Cognition Disorders, Double-Blind Method, Female, Humans, Irritable Mood, Male, Psychomotor Performance, Risperidone
Abstract

The objective of this research was to explore the effects of risperidone on cognitive processes in children with autism and irritable behavior.

DOI10.1111/j.1751-7893.2009.00137.x
Alternate JournalJ Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol