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Autism and early development in adults with schizophrenia. Methodological and clinical aspects


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Title: Autism and early development in adults with schizophrenia. Methodological and clinical aspects
Authors: Unenge Hallerbäck, Maria
E-mail: maria.hallerback@liv.se
Issue Date: 24-Feb-2012
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology. Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry
Parts of work: I. Maria Unenge Hallerbäck, Tove Lugnegård, Fredrik Hjärthag, Christopher Gillberg. The Reading the Mind in the Eyes Test: test-retest reliability of a Swedish version. Cognitive Neu-ropsychiatry 2009;14: 127-143
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II. Maria Unenge Hallerbäck, Tove Lugnegård, Christopher Gillberg. Is autism spectrum disorder common in schizophrenia? Psychiatry Research 2012 (in press)
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III. Maria Unenge Hallerbäck, Tove Lugnegård, Christopher Gillberg. Childhood impairments in social interaction: a controlled study of young adults with schizophrenic psychosis or Asperger syndrome. (submitted)

IV. Maria Unenge Hallerbäck, Tove Lugnegård, Christopher Gillberg. ADHD in schizophrenia and Asperger syndrome: a controlled study. Journal of Attention Disorders 2012 (in press)
Date of Defence: 2012-03-09
Disputation: Fredagen den 9 mars 2012, kl. 13.00, Hörsal Arvid Carlsson, Academicum, Medicinaregatan 3
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Medicine)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: Schizophrenia
Asperger syndrome
Autism spectrum disorder
ADHD
Abstract: Background: Typical symptoms of schizophrenia usually appear in young adult life, but problems with social interaction, activity control, motor performance, and cognition have often been noted in childhood. This thesis explores similarities and differences regarding early development between individuals with clinical diagnoses of schizophrenia and Asperger syndrome (a clinical variant of autism spectrum disorder/ASD). Methods: A Swedish version of the “Reading the Mind in the Eyes Test”, was com... more
ISBN: 978-91-628-8405-5
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/28249
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Doctoral Theses from Sahlgrenska Academy

 

 

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