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Children with ASD more likely to face maltreatment, study finds

18:00 EST 15 Feb 2019 | News-Medical.net

A recent study by Vanderbilt researchers of 11 counties in Middle Tennessee revealed that children with autism spectrum disorder were nearly 2.5 times more likely than children without ASD to be reported to the Child Abuse Hotline by the age of 8.

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