Tag Archive: early intervention

Oct 22 2015

Universal Autism Screening in Young Children Under Question

Many parents and clinicians are in a bind between conflicting recommendations about autism. Newly issued recommendations by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPTSF) suggest that current evidence is not strong enough to justify universal screening for the condition in young children.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/universal-autism-screening-in-young-children-under-question/

Jul 21 2014

Putting a Dollar Amount to Autism Pays Off

Autism spectrum disorders have an enormous price tag, and experts at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia are hoping that all those dollar signs add up to increased attention on new research and more coordinated ways to support patients with autism throughout adulthood.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/putting-dollar-amount-autism-pays/

Jan 13 2013

PolicyLab Studies Underscore Childhood Developmental Screening

By underscoring the importance of standardized childhood developmental screening and communication between clinicians and caregivers, two new studies from CHOP’s PolicyLab can help physicians and families better support children with developmental disorders.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/policylab-studies-underscore-childhood-developmental-screening/