Pervasive-Developmental-Disorders-Information-Page

Pervasive Developmental Disorders Information Page


What research is being done?

The NINDS conducts and supports research on developmental disabilities, including PDD. Much of this research focuses on understanding the neurological basis of PDD and on developing techniques to diagnose, treat, prevent, and ultimately cure this and similar disorders.

Information from the National Library of Medicine’s MedlinePlus
Autism Spectrum Disorder

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What research is being done?

The NINDS conducts and supports research on developmental disabilities, including PDD. Much of this research focuses on understanding the neurological basis of PDD and on developing techniques to diagnose, treat, prevent, and ultimately cure this and similar disorders.

Information from the National Library of Medicine’s MedlinePlus
Autism Spectrum Disorder

The NINDS conducts and supports research on developmental disabilities, including PDD. Much of this research focuses on understanding the neurological basis of PDD and on developing techniques to diagnose, treat, prevent, and ultimately cure this and similar disorders.

Information from the National Library of Medicine’s MedlinePlus
Autism Spectrum Disorder


Definition
Definition
Treatment
Treatment
Prognosis
Prognosis
Clinical Trials
Clinical Trials
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Organizations
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Publications

Autism information sheet compiled by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS).

Autism fact sheet compiled by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS).

Asperger Syndrome information prepared by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS).