02:40am Thursday 14 December 2017

Autistic children lack visual skills for independence

While autistic children generally outperform others in small-scale visual search tasks, this study of 20 autistic children revealed that they were much less efficient in large-scale searching.

The research was published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences on December 20, 2010.

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