Department Kumamoto Health Science University Division of Speech-Language-HearingTherapy, Faculty of Health Science Kumamoto Health Science University Graduate School Division of Health Sciences, Graduate School of Health Sciences Position Associate Professor
|Presentation Theme||Attention to social cues in extremely low birth weight children with autism.|
|Conference||The 16th European Conference on Developmental Psychology|
|Publisher and common publisher||M. Isaki, T. Kanazawa, T. Hinobayashi, H. Kitajima, M. Fujimura, N. Itoigawa|
|Details||An increasing number of studies have reported that high risk of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in extreme low birth weight (ELBW) children.
First, this study aimed to investigate whether ELBW children pay attention to prosody or eye movements as social cues, to understand speaker’s intention, and second, to investigate how their intention-reading abilities are affected by the severity of ASD.