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Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics:
doi: 10.1097/DBP.0b013e31829cac3e

DSM-5 and Autism Spectrum Disorders: Implications for Families and Clinicians

Coury, Daniel L. MD

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ABSTRACT: Changes in the criteria for autism spectrum disorders in the new Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, fifth edition (DSM-5), have raised concerns among both professionals and the public. This commentary reviews these changes and their implications for families and clinicians.

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