Pediatrician Identification of Latino Children at Risk for Autism Spectrum Disorder

Published August 19, 2013 in Pediatrics

Latino children with autism are being diagnosed less often and later than non-minority children. This new study in Pediatrics shows that this may be due to a language barrier between doctors and patients, along with a lack of dissemination of culturally appropriate ASD materials to Latino families.

http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/early/2013/08/13/peds.2013-0383

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