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Teaching Students With Autism: A Guide For Educators (Saskatchewan Education Special Education Unit)

Added 10/17/01

Fractionation of visual memory:agency detection and its impairment in autism by R.J.R. Blair, U. Frith, N. Smith, F. Abell, L. Cipolotti in Neuropshycholgia 40 (2001) 108-118

The polyvagal theory: phylogenetic substrates of a social nervous system by Stephen W. Porges in International Journal of Psychophysiology 42 (2001) 123-146

Antiepileptic Drugs: Affective Use in Autism Spectrum Disorders by Adriana Di Martino, MD and Roberto F. Tuchman, MD in Pediatric Neurology Vol. 25 No.3

Added 9/5/01

Incidence of Epileptic Discharge in Various Epileptic Syndromes by Harumi Yoshinaga, MD, Tomoyuki Terasaki, MD, Tatsuya Ogino, MD, Hodaka Ohta, MD, Satoshi Maniwa, MD, and Eiji Oka, MD in Pediatric Neurology Vol. 25 No. 1

State Plan for Child Care & Development Fund Services for the Period 10/1/01-9/30/03 (Nebraska)

Defeat Autism Now! (DAN) Mercury Detoxification Consensus Group

Causes and consequences of imitation by Cecilia Hayes in Trends in Cognitive Sciences Vol. 5 No. 6 June 2001

Best Practice In Treating Children With ADHD: Does Not Using Medication In A Comprehensive Intervention Program Verge On Malpractice by Steven R. Forness, Kenneth A. Kavale, Teresa M. Crenshaw and Dwight P. Sweeny

Causes and consequences of imitation by Cecilia Heyes in Trends in Cognitive Sciences Vol.5 No.6 June 2001

Williams syndrome: an exploration of neurocognitive and genetic features by Ursula Bellugi, Julie R. Korenberg, Edward S. Klima in Clinical Neuroscience Research 1 (2001) 217-229

Added 7/09/01

Etiologic determination of childhood developmental delay by Michael I. Shevell, Annette Majnemer, Peter Rosen baum, Michal Abrahamowicz in Brain & Development 23 (2001) 228-235

Imitation, mirror neurons and autism by J.H.G. Williams, A. Whiten, T. Suddendorf, D.I. Perrett in Neuroscience and Biobehavioal Reviews 25 (2001) 287-295

Micro-nutrient supplementation and the intelligence of children by D. Benton in Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews 25 (2001) 297-309

Frequency effects on visual word access in developmental language impairment by P. Royle, G. Jarema, E. Kehayia in Journal of Neurolinguistics 15 (2002) 11-41

Added 5/22/01

Two double-blind placebo-controlled pilot studies of eicosapentaenoic acid in the treatment of schizophrenia by Malcolm Peet, Jan Brind, C.N. Ramchand, Sandeep Shah, G.K. Vankar in Schizophrenia Research 49 (2001) 243-251

The muscarinic recepotr agonist BuTAC, a novel potential antipsychotic, does not impair learning and memory in mouse passive avoidance by Thoger Rasmussen, Anders Fink-Jensen, Per Sauerberg, Michael D.B. Swedberg, Christian Thomsen, Malcolm J. Sheardown, Lone Jeppesen, David O. Calligaro, Neil W. DeLapp, Celia Whitesitt, John S. Ward, Harlan E. Shannon, Frank P. Bymaster in Schizophrenia Research 49 (2001) 193-201

Weight gain over 4 months in schizophrenia patients: a comparison of alanzapine and risperidone by Rohan Ganguli, Jaspreet S. Brar, Zenia Ayrton in Schizophrenia Research 49 (2110) 261-267

Altering object representatins through category learning by Robert L. Goldstone, Yvonne Lippa, Richard M. Shiffrin in Cognition 78 (2001) 27-43

Mid-latency evoked potentials in self-reported impulsive aggression by Rebecca J. Houston, Matthew S. Stanford in International Journal of Psychophysiology 40 (2001) 1-15

Distribution of epileptiform discharges during nREM sleep in the CSWSS syndrome: relationship with sigma and delta activities by L. Nobili, M.G. Baglietto, M. Beelke, F. De Carli, E. De Negri, R. Gaggero, G. Rosadini, E. Veneselli, F. Ferillo in Epilepsy Research 44 (2001) 119-128

Elevated Levels of Insulin, Leptin, and Blood Lipids in Olanzapine-Treated Patients With Schizophrenia or Related Psychoses by Kristina I. Melkersson, M.D.: Anna-Lena Hulting, M.D.,Ph.D.: and Kerstin E. Brismar, M.D.,Ph.D. in J Clin Psychiatry 61:10,October 2000

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D2 amd 5HT2A recptor occupancy of differnt doses of quetiampine in schizophrenia: A PET study by Ola Gefvert, Tommie Lundberg, Ing-Marie Wieselgren, Mats Bergstom, Bengt Langstrom, Frits-Axel Wiesel, Leif Lindstom in European Neuropsychopharmacology 11 (2001) 105-110

Effect of amantadine on weight gain during olanzapine treatment by Michel Floris, Joseph Lejeune, Walter Deberdtin European Neuropsychopharmacology 11 (2001) 181-182

Pseudophaeochromocytoma syndrome associated with clozapine by Andrew J. Krentz, Sherine Mikhail, Paul Cantrell in BMJ Volume 322 19 May 2001

Antipsychotic drugs and heart muscle disorder in international pharmacovigilance:data mining study by David M. Coultier, Andrew Bate, Ronald H.B. Meyboom, Marie Lindquist, I Ralph Edwards in BMJ Volume 322 19 May 2001

Manic symptoms induced by alanzapine by Lefteris Lykourad, Rossetos Gournellis, Elias Angelopoulas in European Neuropsychopharmacology 11 (2001) 97-98

Neuropsychological change in schizophrenia after 6 weeks of clozapine by Scot E. Purdon, Alain Labelle, Luc Boulay i n Schizophrenia Research 48 (2001) 57-67

Added 5/7/01

Technical Report: The Pediatrician's Role in the Diagnosis and Management of Autistic Spectrum Disorder in Children American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Children With Disabilities in PEDIATRICS Vol 107 No. 5 May 2001

Measles-Mumps-Rubella Vaccine and Autistic Spectrum Disorder: Report From the New Challenges in Childhood Immunizations Conference Convened in Oak Brook, Illinois, June 12-13, 2000 by Neal A. Halsey, MD, Susan L. Hyman, MD, and the Conference Writing Panel in PEDIATICS Vol. 107 No. 5 May 2001

Repeated Doses of Porcine Secretin in the Treatment of Autism: A Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial by Wendy Roberts, MD, FRCP (C): Lana Weaver, MD, FRCP (C); Jessica Brian, PhD: Susan Bryson, PhD; Svetlana Emelianova, MD; Anne-Marie Griffiths, MD, FRCP (C); Bonnie MacKinnon, MEd; Conrad Yim, MD, PhD, FRCP (C); Jacob Wolpin, PhD; and Gideon Korne, MD, FRCP (C) in PEDIATRICS Vol. 107 No. 5 May 2001

Added 5/6/01

Brain imaging in normal and abnormal brain development: new perspectives for child psychiatry by Nitin Gogate, Jay Giedd, Kristin Janson, Judith L. Rapoport in Clinical Neuroscience Research 1 (2001) 283-290

The development of face expertise by Isabel Gauthier and charles A. Nelson in Current Opinion in Neurobiology 2001, 11:219-224

Toward a biology of autism: possible role of certain neuropeptides and neurotrophins by Karin B. Nelson in Clinical Neuroscience Research 1 (2001) 300-306

Added 5/2/01

Fragile X Mice Develop Sensory HyperReactivity to Auditory Stimuli by L. Chen and M. Toth i n Neuroscience vol 103 No4 pp 1043-1050 2001

Research Report: Serotinin Reverses Dominant Social Status by Earl T. Larson and Cliff H. Summers in Behavioural Brain REsearch 121 (2001) 95-102

Language Regression in Childhood by Shlomo Shinnar, MD, PhD, Isabelle Rapin, MD, Susan Arnold, MD, Roberto F. Tuchman, MD, Lisa Shulman, MD, Karen Ballaban-Gil, MD, Myint Maw, MD, MPh, Ruthmary K. Deuel, MD, and Fred R. Volkmar, MD in Pediatric Neurology Vol. 24 No. 3 pgs. 185-193

Outcome in Children With Fetal Mild Ventriculomegaly: A Case Series by Jonh H. Gilmore, Julia J. van Tol, Hellen Lewis Streicher, Kwanna Williamson, Sherry B. Cohen, Robert S. Greenwood, H. Cecil Charles, Mark A. Kliewer, J. Kenneth Whitt, Susan G., Silva, Barbara S. Hertzberg, and Nancy C., Chescheir in Schizophrenia Research 48 (2001) 219-226

Added 4/5/01

Chronic inositol increases striatal D2 recptors but does not modify dexamphetamine-induced motor behavior Relevance to obsessive-compulsive disorder by Brian H. Harvey, Andre Scheepers, Linda Brand, Dan J. Stein in Pharmacology Biochemistry and Behavior 68 (2001) 245-253

Relationship Between Clinical and Genetic Features in "Inverted Duplicated Chromosome 15" Patients by Renato Borgatti, MD, Paolo Piccinelli, MD, Davide Passoni, MD, Leda Dalpra, PhD, Monica Miozzo, PhD, Roberto Micheli, MD, chiara Gagliardi, MD, and Umberto Balottin, MD in Pediatric Neurology Vol. 24 No.2

Simulant Therapy and Seizure Risk in Children with ADHD by Sarah A. Hemmer, Joseph F. Pasternak, MD, Steven G. Zecker, PhD, and Barbara L Trommer, MD in Pediatric Neurology Vol. 24 No. 2

Added 4/4/01

Kainate-induced genes in the hippocampus: lessons from expression patterns by Sylwia Zagulska-Szymczak, Rogert K. Filipkowski, Leszek Kaczmarek in Neurochemistry International 38 (2001) 485-501

Interictal spikes in focal epileptogenesis by Marco de Curtis, Giuliano Avanzini in Progress in Neurobiology 63 (2001) 541-567

Molecular genetics of Rett Syndrome by Barkur S. Shastry in Neurochemistry International 38 (2001) 503-508

Alleviation of sleep disturbance and repetitive behavior by a selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitior in a boy with Asperger's syndrome by Jun'ichi Furusho, Kumido Matsuzaki, Izumi Ichihashi, Hiroyuki Satoh, Katsuhiko Yamaguchi, Komei Kumagai in Brain and Development 23 (2001) 135-137

Mumps,measles, and rubella vaccine and the incidence of autism recorded by general practitioners: a time trend analysis by James A Kaye, Maria del Mar Melero-Montes, Hershel Jick in BMJ volume 322 17 February 2001

Added 2/7/01

The Shifting Paradigm of Antipsychotic Outcome Assessment by Ronald Pies, M.D. in Psychiatric Times November 2000 Vol. XVII Issue 11

TMAP Procedural Manual Bipolar Disorders Module Guideline Procedures Manual Volume 1 Version 2 by Trisha Suppes, M.D.,Ph.D.,Module Director, Sherwood Brown, Ph.D., M.D., Assistant Module Driector, Ellen Dennehy, Ph.D., Module Coordinator, Ellen Habermacher, B.A., Module Coordinator (August 1997-April 1998) June 1, 1999 (TMAP stands for - Texas Medication Algorithm Project)

Studen Discipline Individuals With Disabilities Education Act United States General Accounting Office Report to the Committees on Appropriations, U.S. Senate and House of Representatives

Added 1/27/01

Unresponsiveness to psychosocial stress in a subgroup of autistic-like children, Multiple Complex Developmental Disorder by L.M.C. Jansen, C.C. Gispen-de Wied, R.J. Van der Gaag, F. ten Hove, S.W.M. Willemsen-Swinkels, E. Harteveld, H. Van Engeland in Psychoneuroendocrinology 25 (2000) 753-764

Low Growth Hormone Response to Growth Hormone-Releasing Hormone in Child Depression by Ronald E. Dahl, Boris Birmaher, Douglas E. Williamson, Lorah Dorn, James Perel, Joan Kaufman, David A. Brent, David A. Axelson, and Neal D. Ryan in Biological Psychiatry 2000;48:981-988

Research report. The antidepressant activity of inositol in the forced swim test involves 5-HT2 receptors by H. Einat, F. Clenet, A. Shaldubina, R.H. Belmaker, M. Bourin in Behavioural Brain Research 118 (2001) 77-83

Pharmacogenomics and Individualized Drug Therapy by Ronald M. Norton, BS in Medscape Pharmacotherapy, 2001

Antipsychotic drugs, dopamine receptors, and schizophrenia by Philip Seeman in Clinical Neuroscience Research 1 (2001) 53-60

Echolalia as a Novel Manifestation of Neuropsychiatric Systemic Lupus Erythematosus by Michael Zapor, MD, PhD, Fredrick T. Murphy, DO, and Ramond Enzenauer, MD in Southern Medical Journal January 2001 Vol 94, No.1 70-72

Added 1/14/01

Conference Report- Highlights from the 29th National Meeting of the Child Neurology Society Gera;d So;verbpard.MD Medscape Neurology, 2001

Evaluation of the First Seizure By Steven c. Schachter, MD, Associate Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School on Medscape

Added 1/13/01

Innovative Models that Work with Especially Challenging Functional Developmental Capacities (From the ICDL Clinical Practice Guidelines)

Motor and Sensory Functioning (From the ICDL Clinical Practice Guidelines)

Left posterior BA37 is involved in object recognition: a TMS Study by Lauren Stewart, Bernd-Ulrich Meyer, Uta Frith, John Rothwell in Neuropsychologia 39 (2001) 1-6

Cognitive and Behavioral Problems in Children with Centrotemporal Spikes by Ada W.Y. Yung, MRCP, Yong D. Park, MD, Morris J. Cohen, EdD, and Tara N. Garrison, MS in Pediatric Neurology Vol. 23 No.5

Progress report on new antiepileptic drugs: a summary of the Fifth Eilat Conference (EILAT V) by M. Bialer, S.I. Johannessen, H.J. Kupferberg, R.H. Levy, P. Loiseau, E. Perucca in Epilepsy Research 43 (2001) 11-58

Developmental changes within the core of artifact concepts by Adee Matan, Susan Carey in Cognition 78 (2001) 1-26

Added 1/9/01

Teacch - Project Autism Manual

Added 1/6/01

Timing of human cortical functions during cognition: role of MEG by Riitta Hari, Sari Levanen and Thomii Raij in Trends in Cognitive Sciences - Vol. $, No. 12. December 2000

Personality and polymorphisms of genes involved in aminergic neurotransmission by Richard P. Ebstein, Jonathan Benjamin, Robert H. Belmaker in European Journal of Pharmacology 410 (2000) 205-214

Pharmacogenetics and the serotonin system: initial studies and future directions by Jeremy Veenstra-VanderWeele, George M. Anderson, Edwin H. Cook Jr. in European Journal of Pharmacology 410 (2000) 165-181

Dose Response of Arginine Vasopressin to the CCK-B Agonist Pentagastrin by James L. Abelson, M.D., Ph.D., Jean-Michel Le Melledo, M.D., and Daniel G. Bichet, M.D.,FRCPC in Neuropsychopharmacology 24:161-169, 2001

Antioxidant Nutrients: Current Dietary Recommendations and Research Update by June H. McDermott from

Developmental assessment by Patrick Bolton in Advances in Psychiatric Treatment (2001), vol. 7, pp. 32-42

Systematic management approach to pharmacotherapy for people with learning disabilities by Stewart L. Einfeld in Advances in Psychiatric Treatment (2001), vol. 7, pp.43-49

Autommune-mediated, childhood onset Obsessive-compulsive Disorder and tics: a review by Charlotte S. Hamilton, Susan E. Swedo in Clinical Neuroscience Research 1 (2001) 61-68

Melatonin Improves Sleep-Wake Patterns in Psychomotor Retarded Children by Giora Pillar, MD, PhD, Eli Shahar, MD, Nir Peled, MD, PhD, Sarit Ravid, MD, Peretz Lavie, PhD, and Amos Etzioni, MD in Pediatric Neurology Vol 23 No. 3

CAT/CLAMS: Its Use in Detecting Early Childhood Cognitive Impairment by David A. Kube, MD, William M. Wilson, MA, Mario C. Petersen, MD, and Frederick B. Palmer, MD in Pediatric Neurology Vol. 23 No. 3

Structural and functional brain development and its relation to cognitive development by B.J. Casey, Jay N. Giedd, Kathleen M. Thomas in Biological Psychology 54 (2000) 241-257

West Syndrome in Tuberous Sclerosis Complex by Aatif M. Husain, MD, Catherine M. Foley, MD, Agustin Legido, MD, PhD, Darryl A. Chandler, MA, Daniel K. Miles, MD, and Warren D. Grover, MD in Pediatric Neurology Vol. 23 No. 3

Long-term amygdala kindling in rats as a model for the study of interictal emotionality in temporal lobe epilepsy by L.E. Kalynchuk in Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews 24 (2000) 691-704

Melatonin for the Treatment of Handicapped Children With Severe Sleep Disorders by Mohammed M.S. Jan, MBChB in Pediatric Neurology Vol. 23 No. 3

Visual target detection paradigm for the study of selective attention by Matthias H. Tabert, Sylvie Chokron, Cheuk Y. Tang, Tsechung Wei, Adam M. Brickman, Monte S. Buchsbaum in Brain Research Protocols 6 (2000) 80-85

Endogenous opioids and reward by Jan M. Van Ree, Raymond J.M. Niesink, Leo Van Wolfswinkel, Nick F. Ramsey, Marleen (L.) M.W. Kornet, Wouter R. Van Furth, Louk J.M.J. Vanderschuren, Mirjam A.F.M. Gerrits, Caroline L. Van den Berg in European Journal of Pharmacology 405 (2000) 89-101

Effects of Melatonin on Sleep Richard J. Wurtman, Cecil H. Green Distinguished Professor and Director, Clinical Research Center, MIT, Cambridge, MA (added 11/20/00)

Migraine, Cluster, Trigeminal Neuralgia, and Mood Disorders: Common Ground for Treatment CME activity Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University (added 11/20/00)

APhA Drug Treatment Protocols: Management of Pediatric Acute Otitis Media CME activity Introduction by Daniel H. Albrant, Protocol developed by APhA Pediatric Disorders Protocol Panel J Am Pharm Assoc 40 (5) 599-608 2000 (added 11/20/00)

Special Education Verification and Effective Instructional Practices for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD (Presented by the Nebraska Special Education Advisory Council Ad Hoc Committee on Autism Spectrum Disorders May 2000)

Phonological Priming Effects on Word Retrieval and Tip-of-th-Tongue Experiences in Young and Older Adults Lori E. James, Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, and Deborah M. Burke, Ph.D., Pomona College; Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory and Cognition, Vol. 26, No. 6. (Added 11/13/00)

Vitamins, Carotenoids, and Phytochmicals September 2000 From - WELL-CONNECTED is a library of reports on common diseases and wellness issues. Each report is an in-depth discussion of the latest information on treatments, risk factors, causes, diagnostic tests, and preventative measures.)

Sequential Software for Language Intervention and Development Mary Sweig Wilson, Ph.D. (Laureate Learning Systems, Inc. 110 East Spring Street, Winooske, VT 05404) (added 11/12/00)

The Reading Lesson Book (WORD BOOK This is a 25 page document in PDF format. It contains the 500 Dolch words which form the basis of the most common reading words in English. They are separated into 20 lessons. This is an excellent tool to use for reinforcement of reading lessons with a child.) (Added 11/7/00)

Dysregulation of the neural cell adhaesion molecule and neuropsychiatric disorders by Marquis P. Vawter in European Journal of Pharmacology 405 (2000) 385-395. (Added 11/6/00)

Practical Approaches to Behaviors That Drive You Crazy (Also Known as "Challenging Behaviors" in "Disability Solutions A Resource for Families and Others Interested in Down Syndrome and Related Disabilities) (Added 11/6/00)

Addressing Student Problem Behavior. Part I - An IEP Team's Introduction To Functional Behavioral Assessment And Behavior Intervention Plans Prepared by The Center for Effective Collaboration and Practice. (Added 11/6/00)

Addressing Student Problem Behavior Part II - An IEP Team's Introductin To Functional Beharvioral Assessment And Behavior Intervention Plans Prepared by The Center for Effective Collaboration and Practice. (Added 11/12/00)

Addressing Student Problem Behavior Part III - Creating Positive Behavioral Intervention Plans and Supports Prepared by The Center for Effective Collaboration and Practice. (Added 11/12/00)

American College of Gastroenterology 65th Annual Scientific Meeting (A CME Activity) (Added 11/5/00)

Paraprofessionals in the Classroom: What Role Do They Play? (From Disability Solutions May/June 1998)

Neural bases of learning and memory: functional neuroimaging evidence by Roberto Cabeza and Lars Nyberg in Current Opinion in Neurology 2000, 13:415-421 (Added 11/2/00)

Sleep and epilepsy by Carl W. Bazil in Current Opinion in Neurology 2000, 13:171-175 (Added 11/2/00)

The velocardiofacial syndrome in psychiatry by Carl Feinstein and Stephan Eliez in Current Opinion in Psychiatry 2000, 13:480-490 (Added 11/2/00)

Nutrition in inflammatory bowel disease by Simon C. Ling and Anne M. Griffiths in Current Opinion in Clinical Nutrition and Metabolic Care 2000, 13:339-344 (Added 11/2/00)

Psychological and behavioural effects of interferons by Stefania Bonaccorso, Herbert Meltzer and Michael Maes in Current Opinion in Psychiatry 2000, 13:673-677 (Added 11/2/00)

New antiepileptic drugs and non-pharmacological treatments by Elinor Ben-Menachem in Current Opinion in Neurology 2000, 13:165-170 (Added 11/2/00)

Tuberous sclerosis complex by Steven P. Sparagana and E. Steve Roach in Current Opinion in Neurology 2000, 13:115-119 (Added 11/2/00)

Probiotics in pediatric gastrointestinal disorders by Geoffrey P. Davidson, MD, and Ross N. Butler, PhD in Current Opinion in Pediatrics 2000, 12:477-481 (Added 11/1/00)

Neuropsychiatry of children and adolescents including psychoses, obsessive-compulsive disorder and physical illness by Andrew F. Clark in Current Opinion in Psychiatry, 13:403-407 (Added 11/1/00)

Autism in mental retardation by Mohammad Ghaziuddin in Current Opinion in Psychiatry 2000, 13:481-484 (Added 10/31/00)

Sleep and disorders of sleep in people with mental retardation by Colin A. Espie in Current Opinion in Psychiatry 2000, 13:507-511 (Added 10/31/00)

Psychiatric illness and mental retardation by Shoumitro Deb and Sian Nerys Weston in Current Opinion in Psychiatry 2000, 13:497-506 (Added 10/31/00)

Autistic spectrum disorders: When traditional medicine is not enough By Susan L. Hyman,MD, and Susan E. Levy,MD Contmporary Pediatrics Archive October 2000 (Added 10/30/00)

Combining Antipsychotics: Is There Evidence for Efficacy? by Herbert Y. Meltzer, M.D., and A. Elif Kostakoglu, M.D. (Added 10/30/00)

Evaluation and Treatment of Dystonia by Burton L. Scott, PhD,MD,Durham,NC (Added 10/30/00)

What Every Educator Should Know About Landau-Kleffner Syndrome By Chapman, Tammy; Stormont, Melissa; et al. Focus on Autism & Other Developmental Disabilities. v13 nl, Spring 1998, p. 39. 6 pages (Added 10/30/00)

The role of acetylcholine in cortical synaptic plasticity (In Behavioural Brain Research 115 (2000) 205-218 by D.D. Rasmusson) (added 10/24/00)

Coupling of dopamine receptor subtypes to multiple and diverse G proteins (In J. Devl. Neuroscience 18 (2000) 669-677 by Anita Sidhu and Hyman B. Niznik (added 10/24/00)

MITOCHONDRIAL and METABOLIC DISORDERS- a primary care physician’s guide (added 10/20/00)

Magnesium, Stress and Neuropsychiatric Disorders Leo Galland Great Smokies Diagnostic Laboratory, Asheville, N.C. USA (added 10/20/00)

Intestinal Parasites, Bacterial Dysbiosis and Leaky Gut. Excerpts from Power Healing (Random House, 1998) by Leo Galland,M.D (added 10/20/00)

Leaky Gut Syndromes : Breaking The Vicious Cycle by Leo Galland,M.D (added 10/20/00)

"A Comprehensive Guide to Managing Autism" by Willis S. Langford (added 10/18/00)

Enterocolitis in Children With Developmental Disorders by A.J. Wakefield, F.R.C.S., et al., in September 2000 edition of "American Journal of Gastroenterology. (added 10/13/00)

Editorial "Autism and the Gastrointestinal Tract." by Eamonn M. M. Quiqley, M.D., F.A.C.G., in September 2000 edition of "American Journal of Gastroenterology.(added 10/13/00)

A Technical Assistance Document Nebraska Department of Education Special Education Office 1994. Guide for Educators and Parents in Nebraska Public Schools. Autisim Verification Criteria. (Added 9/25/00)

Invited Editorial: Chromosome 7q: Where Autism Meets Language Disorder? (Added 9/25/00)

Uncoupling of proopiomelanocortin (POMC) fragments is related to self-injury. ( (Added 9/25/00)

Corpus callosum size in children with developmental language disorder (Added 9/25/00)

Circadian rhythms: interactions with seizures and epilepsy (Added 9/25/00)

Encephalopathy with electrical status epilepticus during slow sleep or ESES syndrome including the acquired aphasia (Added 9/25/00)

Superior modulation of activation levels of stimulus representations does not underlie superior discrimination in autism (Added 9/25/00)

Hyperhomocysteinemia in children treated with sodium valproate and carbamazepine (Added 9/5/00)

Endogenous mechanisms of neuroprotection: role of zinc, copper, and carnosine (Added 9/5/00)

The eyes have it: the neuroethology, function and evolution of social gaze. (Added 8/30/00)

Practice parameter: Screening and diagnosis of autism. Report of the Quality Standards Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology and the Child Neurology Society (Added 8/23/00)

Cerebellar contribution to behaviour and cognition in children (Added 8/23/00)

Spectrum of Epileptic Syndromes With Electrical Status Epilepticus During Sleep In Children (Added 7/28/00)

Metabolism and functions of glutathione in brain (Added 7/28/00)

The spectrum of neuropsychiatric abnormalities associated with electrical status epilepticus in sleep (Added 7/28/00)

Inhibition of Cyclic AMP Phosphodiesterase (PDE4) Reverses Memory Deficits Associated with NMDA Receptor Antagonism (About the medication Rolipram. (Added 7/28/00)

A neuropsychological profile of attention deficits in young males with fragile X syndrome (Added 7/2/00)

Hemispheric asymmetries and individual differences in visual concept learning as measured by functional MRI (Added 7/2/00)

Advancing Children's Health 2000 Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) and the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Year 2000 Joint Meeting Conference Summaries (Added 7/2/00)

Educational Provision for Children with Autism in Scotland (Added 6/28/00)

Response to steroid therapy in autism secondary to autoimmune lymphoproliferative syndrome (Added 6/27/00)

Epilepsy in Adolescents and Young Adults with Autistic Disorder (Added 6/27/00)

The Therapeutics of Melatonin: A Paediatric Perspective (Added 6/27/00)

Prenatal Exposure of Rats to Valproic Acid Reproduces the Cerebellar Anomalies Associated with Autism (Added 6/27/00)

Peripheral Markers of Serotonergic and Noradrenergic Function in Post-Pubertal,Caucasian Males with Autistic Disorder (Added 6/27/00)

The Relationship between Repetitive Behaviors and Growth Hormone Response to Sumatriptan Challenge in Adult Autistic Disorder (Added 6/27/00)

"Etiologic yield of subspecialists'evaluation of young children with global developmental delay" Michael I.Shevell MD,CM,FRCPC, Annette Majnemer PhD, Peter Rosenbaum MD,CM,FRCPC, Michal Abrahamowicz PhD, Journal of Pediatrics Volume 136 • Number 5 • May 2000 (Added 6/23/00)

Behrman: Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, Sixteenth Edition Copyright 2000 W. B. Saunders Company (Several full chapters from this book including: Chapter 22 - Anxiety Disorders Richard Dalton, Chapter 72 - Static Disorders of Brain Development Isabelle Rapin 27.1 Autistic Disorder, Chapter 83 - Defects in Metabolism of Lipids 83.1 Disorders of Mitochondrial Fatty Acid Oxidation Charles A. Stanley,Chapter 86 - Disorders of Purine and Pyrimidine Metabolism J. C. Harris, Chapter 25 - Disruptive Behavioral Disorders Richard Dalton, Chapter 21 - Habit Disorders Richard Dalton, Chapter 23 - Mood Disorders Richard Dalton, Marc A. Forman, Chapter 29 - Neurodevelopmental Dysfunction in the School-Aged Child 29.1 Patterns of Development and Function Melvin D. Levine, 606.4 Tics (Added 6/9/00)

Serum autoantibodies to brain in Landau-Kleffner variant, autism, and other neurologic disorders (Full text article but no graphics or tables etc...) (Added 6/6/00)

Magnetoencephalographic Patterns of Epileptiform Activity in Children With Regressive Autism Spectrum Disorders (Full text article but no graphics or tables etc....) (Added 6/6/00)

Gastrointestinal abnormalities in children with autistic disorder (Full text article but no graphics or tables etc....) (Added 6/6/00)

Treatments for People with Autism and Other Pervasive Developmental Disorders: Research Perspectives (Sponsored by: The NIH Autism Coordinating Committee and the Department of Education, Office of Special Education. November 8-9,1999)

Emerging Strategies for Early Seizure Control (Medscape Neurology Treatment Update CME)

Multiple Abstracts from Pediatric Academic Societies andAmerican Academy of Pediatrics Joint Meeting May 12-16, 2000 Hynes Convention Center, Boston (added 5/8/00)

A Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Secretin for the Treatment of Autistic Disorder