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Pain and Emotional Expression in Children With Autism or Mental Retardation

2014-08-27 03:16:52 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to describe facial, behavioral and physiologic (heart rate) reactivity of children with autism aged 3 to 6 years old, during a painful stimulation (venepuncture). Children will be videotaped before, during and after a venepuncture. Each recording will be rated with the FACS (Facial Action Coding System) and the NCCPC (Non Communicating Children's Pain Checklist).

Description

Children with autism will be matched with children with mental retardation and children without developmental disorder. Matching will be established according the developmental age of children with autism.

Study Design

Observational Model: Case Control, Time Perspective: Retrospective

Conditions

Autism

Location

Montpellier University Hospital
Montpellier
France
34000

Status

Recruiting

Source

University Hospital, Montpellier

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:16:52-0400

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