|Title||Autism spectrum disorder in primary care.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2018|
|Authors||Weill, VA, Zavodny, S, Souders, MC|
|Date Published||2018 Feb 16|
|Keywords||Autism Spectrum Disorder, Child, Preschool, Early Diagnosis, Humans, Male, Mass Screening, Nurse Practitioners, Nursing Assessment, Primary Health Care|
Nurse practitioners working in the primary care setting will commonly see children with autism spectrum disorder. It is important for clinicians to be vigilant for subtle developmental signs that can lead to early identification and diagnosis. This article presents information on assessment, screening, the responsibilities of coordinating services, and ways to support families.
|Alternate Journal||Nurse Pract|