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Is inhibitory control a ‘no-go’ in adolescents with autism spectrum disorder?

Overview of attention for article published in Molecular Autism, January 2014
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  • Above-average Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (57th percentile)

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Title
Is inhibitory control a ‘no-go’ in adolescents with autism spectrum disorder?
Published in
Molecular Autism, January 2014
DOI 10.1186/2040-2392-5-6
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Authors

Anji S Vara, Elizabeth W Pang, Krissy AR Doyle-Thomas, Julie Vidal, Margot J Taylor, Evdokia Anagnostou

Abstract

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) refers to a range of neurodevelopmental conditions characterized by social communication deficits, repetitive behaviours, and restrictive interests. Impaired inhibition has been suggested to exacerbate the core symptoms of ASD. This is particularly critical during adolescence when social skills are maturing to adult levels. Using magnetoencephalography (MEG), we identified the location and timing pattern of neural activity associated with inhibition in adolescents with autism, compared to typically developing adolescents.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
France 1 2%
Unknown 56 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 17 30%
Researcher 7 12%
Student > Master 7 12%
Student > Bachelor 7 12%
Student > Postgraduate 5 9%
Other 9 16%
Unknown 5 9%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Psychology 23 40%
Neuroscience 8 14%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 6 11%
Medicine and Dentistry 4 7%
Social Sciences 2 4%
Other 4 7%
Unknown 10 18%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 2. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 02 April 2020.
All research outputs
#8,053,208
of 14,794,860 outputs
Outputs from Molecular Autism
#384
of 473 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#102,236
of 249,387 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Molecular Autism
#26
of 30 outputs
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