Latent class analysis of early developmental trajectory in baby siblings of children with autism.

TitleLatent class analysis of early developmental trajectory in baby siblings of children with autism.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2012
AuthorsLanda RJ, Gross AL, Stuart EA, Bauman M
JournalJournal of child psychology and psychiatry, and allied disciplines
Volume53
Issue9
Pagination986-96
Date Published2012 Sep
Abstract

Siblings of children with autism (sibs-A) are at increased genetic risk for autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and milder impairments. To elucidate diversity and contour of early developmental trajectories exhibited by sibs-A, regardless of diagnostic classification, latent class modeling was used.

DOI10.1159/000343041
Alternate JournalJ Child Psychol Psychiatry