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Autism Clinical Trials

A listing of Autism medical research trials actively recruiting patient volunteers. Search for closest city to find more detailed information on a research study in your area.


Found (265) clinical trials

A Novel Framework for Impaired Imitation in ASD

Visuo-motor imitation (VMI) impairments are central to the pathogenesis and affect the treatment of autism spectrum disorders (ASD). Therapies most commonly used to enhance social, communicative, academic, adaptive and occupational function in individuals with ASD rely on imitation, and impairments in VMI represent a bottleneck to the efficiency and efficacy ...

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Shelter Cat Adoption in Families of Children With Autism (Feline Friends)

Many families in the United States live with cats as companion animals, including families of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). One in 68 children are diagnosed with ASD. There is no cure for ASD, and no one treatment works for all children. Symptoms of ASD include a lack of ...

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Sexaffectivity in Autistic Spectrum Disorder

The WHO defines sexual health as a state of physical, emotional, mental and social well-being, related to sexuality, not only the absence of illness, dysfunction or disability. To acquire and maintain adequate sexual health, the sexual rights of all people must be respected, protected and fully exercised. People with Autism ...

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the Impacts of Theta-burst Stimulation on Children and Adolescents With Autism Spectrum Disorder

The investigator would like to investigate the impact of theta-burst stimulation over posterior superior temporal sulcus in children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorder


Pediatric Exploratory Research Study of EGCG Use and Safety (PERSEUS)

This project first objective is to evaluate the safety and tolerability of the EGCG molecule (extracted form green tea) on children from 6 to 12 years old with Intellectual Development Disorder (Down syndrome and Fragile X syndrome). The secondary objective is to evaluate the benefits of the EGCG on attention, ...

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A Pilot Study of Buspirone for the Treatment of Anxiety in Youth With Autism Spectrum Disorders

The main objective of this exploratory 8-week pilot study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of buspirone for the treatment of anxiety in youth (ages 6-17 years) with autism spectrum disorders. The study results will be used to generate hypotheses for a larger randomized-controlled trial with explicit hypotheses and ...


Early Intervention and Autism: Transformation From Research to Practice Through a Competency Based Model

Almost all children in Sweden between two and five years attend preschool including children with Autism spectrum disorder (ASD). High quality and structured early intervention programs grounded in the principles and procedures of applied behavior analysis have been found in numerous research studies and reviews to significantly improve developmental outcomes, ...

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Modulating Socially Adaptive Mirror System Functioning in Autism by Oxytocin

The brain's action observation network or 'mirror system' supports a variety of socio-cognitive functions, as it enables us to internally simulate and understand others' actions, emotions and intentions. Generally, mirror responses are larger upon the observation of actions accompanied by relevant information for the observer, such as direct eye contact ...


Cognitive Training in Children With ASD

INTRODUCTION Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a severe neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by deficits of social and communicative skills, restricted set of interests, activities and/or repetitive behaviours that are typically observed in early childhood. The prevalence of ASD is about 1 in 68 children and it is the fastest growing developmental ...

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Computer-based Social Skills Training for Autism Spectrum Disorder

The primary objective of this study is to evaluate changes in subject performance on social skills assessments after engaging in a gaze-controlled video game that leverages ABA principles of learning, in comparison to an alternative game. The secondary objectives of this study are to evaluate changes in subject gaze patterns ...

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