Autism

Genetic Diseases and Gene Therapies

According to the Centers for Disease Control, approximately 1 in 68 American children has autism. This book describes the autism spectrum, exploring how the various ways that this neurodevelopmental disorder can affect individuals, from difficulty with social cues to impaired communication to repetitive behaviors. In addition to learning about the treatment and diagnosis of autism, readers will discover how new research into the genetic components and causes of autism are helping doctors understand more about the disorder.

Library Bound Book List: $31.75 / S&L: $23.85
eBook List: $31.75 / S&L: $23.85

Reading Level: 5

Interest Level: 5-8

Product type : Library Bound Book
ISBN : 978-1-5081-8265-8
Author : Richard Spilsbury
Copyright : 2019
Language : English
Pages : 48
Trim : 7 1/4" x 9 1/4"
GRL : Y
Dewey : 618.92'85882--dc
Bibliography • Detailed Table of Contents • Full-Color Photographs • Further Information Section • Glossary • Index • Sidebars • Websites