Autism Imaging and Devices by Manuel F. Casanova, Ayman El-Baz, Jasjit S. Suri

By Manuel F. Casanova, Ayman El-Baz, Jasjit S. Suri

This booklet covers state of the art clinical photograph research techniques at the moment pursued in autism study. Chapters conceal fresh advances in prognosis utilizing structural neuroimaging. All elements of imaging are incorporated, similar to electrophysiology (EEG, ERP, QEEG, and MEG), postmortem suggestions, and benefits and problems of depositing/acquiring photos in better databases. The publication comprises second, 3D, and 4D imaging and advances medical study in the large box of autism imaging.

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Pinto et al. 2014; Iossifov et al. 2014). ). , parenting). Many environmental factors could potentially fall under both SE and NSE, depending on the trait studied. For example, a traumatic life event could be SE for one trait, making the siblings more similar for one phenotype, and NSE for another trait, making them more different for a second phenotype. One of the most studied (social) environmental factors is parenting. 25 between siblings growing up in the same family (when reported by the children).

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