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Developmental Disabilities

Molecules Involved, Diagnosis, and Clinical Care

Although various developmental disabilities affecting children and adults might have different pathogeneses, underlying mechanisms, and clinical presentations, the current books emphasizes the fact that there are numerous commonalities in methods of understanding, clinical diagnosis, and handling of behavioral abnormalities in affected individuals. For instance, understanding sexual maturation and its consequences in people with intellectual disability would certainly present a path to better understanding of the differences with controls and more effective handling of the unwanted consequences in people affected.

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Developmental DisabilitiesMolecules Involved, Diagnosis, and Clinical CareEdited by Ahmad Salehi

Published: July 10th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/56808

ISBN: 978-953-51-1177-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7173-7

Copyright year: 2013

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8455 Total Chapter Downloads

4 Crossref Citations

3 Web of Science Citations

8 Dimensions Citations


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1. Cytogenomic Abnormalities and Dosage-Sensitive Mechanisms for Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

By Fang Xu and Peining Li


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2. Chromatin Structure and Intellectual Disability Syndromes

By Adrienne Elbert and Nathalie G. Bérubé


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3. Intellectual and Behavioral Disabilities in Smith — Magenis Syndrome

By Danilo Moretti-Ferreira


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4. Humans Walking on all Four Extremities with Mental Retardation and Dysarthric or no Speech: A Dynamical Systems Perspective

By Sibel Karaca, Meliha Tan and Üner Tan


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5. Sexuality and Sex Education in Individuals with Intellectual Disability in Social Care Homes

By Stanislava Listiak Mandzakova


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