Wechsler IQ profiles in diagnosis of high-functioning autism

Siegel, Don J.; Minshew, Nancy J.
August 1996
Journal of Autism & Developmental Disorders;Aug1996, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p389
Academic Journal
Examines the use of Wechsler Intelligence Scales score profile in the diagnosis and differential diagnosis of autism in high-functioning autistic children and adults. Importance of the Wechsler profile in assessing autism research samples; Location of 16 studies reporting Wechsler intelligence quotient (IQ) data in autism samples with a mean VIQ or PIQ greater than 70.


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