Risperidone and adaptive behavior in children with autism.
|Title||Risperidone and adaptive behavior in children with autism.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2006|
|Authors||Williams, SK, Scahill L, Vitiello B, Aman MG, Arnold EL, McDougle CJ, McCracken JT, Tierney E, Ritz L, Posey DJ, Swiezy NB, Hollway J, Cronin P, Ghuman J, Wheeler C, Cicchetti D, Sparrow S|
|Journal||Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry|
|Date Published||2006 Apr|
|Keywords||Activities of Daily Living, Adaptation, Psychological, Adolescent, Antipsychotic Agents, Autistic Disorder, Child, Child, Preschool, Communication, Female, Humans, Male, Psychiatric Status Rating Scales, Risperidone, Social Behavior|
To evaluate the impact of risperidone on adaptive behavior in children with autistic disorder who have serious behavior problems and to examine different methods of scoring the Vineland Adaptive Behavior Scales to measure change.
|Alternate Journal||J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry|