Behavioural problems and autism in children with hydrocephalus

Lindquist, Barbro; Carlsson, Göran; Persson, Eva-Karin; Uvebrant, Paul
June 2006
European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry;Jun2006, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p214
Academic Journal
Investigates the prevalence of behavioural problems and autism in children with hydrocephalus born in western Sweden from 1989 to 1993. Factors that increase the risk of behavioural problems and autism in children with hydrocephalus; Behavioural problems in children with infantile hydrocephalus and in children with myelomeningocele; Reason for the increasing number of children with hydrocephalus.


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