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Title:
Healthcare for children on the autism spectrum : a guide to medical, nutritional, and behavioral issues
Author:
Volkmar, Fred R.
Personal Author:
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
Bethesda, MD : Woodbine House, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
xiii, 376 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
Autism and related conditions: an overview -- Getting a diagnosis -- Raising a healthy child with an autism spectrum disorder -- Coping with common medical problems -- Handling visits to the emergency room or hospital -- Growth and nutritional issues -- Safety and your child -- Sleep and sleep problems -- Seizure disorders -- Dental care -- Sensory issues in autism and related disorders -- Common challenging behaviors -- Medications for challenging behaviors -- Adolescence and sexuality -- Dealing with developmental deterioration -- Complementary and alternative treatments.
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ISBN:
9780933149977
Format :
Book