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Research Support for Measures

CARS-Obs: Sanchez, M. J., & Constantino, J. N. (2020). “Expediting clinician assessment in the diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder.” Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology, 62(7), 806-812.

TELE-ASD-PEDS: Corona, L.L., Wagner, L., Hooper, M. et al. A Randomized Trial of the Accuracy of Novel Telehealth Instruments for the Assessment of Autism in Toddlers. J Autism Dev Disord (2023).

TELE-ASD-PEDS: Keehn, R.M., Enneking, B., Wagner, L. (2021) Tele-assessment of young children referred for autism spectrum disorder evaluation during COVID-19: Associations among clinical characteristics and diagnostic outcome. Sage Journals, Volume 27, Issue 5,

TELE-ASD-PEDS: Wagner, L., Corona, L. L., Weitlauf, A. S., Marsh, K. L., Berman, A. F., Broderick, N. A., … & Warren, Z. (2021). “Use of the TELE-ASD-PEDS for autism evaluations in response to COVID-19: Preliminary outcomes and clinician acceptability.” Journal of autism and developmental disorders, 51, 3063-3072

ASDQ & Autism Analytica: Frazier, T. W. et al., (2023) “Reliability of Autism Measures ” Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders.

ASDQ & Autism Analytica: Frazier, T. W., Chetcuti, L., Al‐Shaban, F. A., Haslam, N., Ghazal, I., Klingemier, E. W., … & Uljarević, M. (2023). “Categorical versus dimensional structure of autism spectrum disorder: A multi‐method investigation.” JCPP Advances, e12142.

M-CHAT-R: Wieckowski, A.T., Williams, L.N., Rando, J., Lyall, K., Robins, D.L. (2023). Sensitivity and Specificity of the Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (Original and Revised): A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. JAMA Pediatr. 2023 Apr 1;177(4):373-383. doi: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2022.5975.

M-CHAT-R: Attar, S.M., Bradstreet, L.E., Ramsey, R.K., Kelly, K., Robins, D.L. Validation of the Electronic Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers, Revised with Follow-Up: A Nonrandomized Controlled Trial. J Pediatr. 2023 Feb 2;262:113343. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2022.11.044. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36736890; PMCID: PMC10390646.

M-CHAT-R: Sánchez-García AB, Galindo-Villardón P, Nieto-Librero AB, Martín-Rodero H, Robins DL. Toddler Screening for Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Meta-Analysis of Diagnostic Accuracy. J Autism Dev Disord. 2019 May;49(5):1837-1852. doi: 10.1007/s10803-018-03865-2. PMID: 30617550; PMCID: PMC6483963.

M-CHAT-R: Robins, D.L., Casagrande, K., Barton, M., Chen, C.M., Dumont-Mathieu, T., Fein, D. Validation of the modified checklist for Autism in toddlers, revised with follow-up (M-CHAT-R/F). Pediatrics. 2014 Jan;133(1):37-45. doi: 10.1542/peds.2013-1813. Epub 2013 Dec 23. PMID: 24366990; PMCID: PMC3876182.

M-CHAT-R: Kleinman, J.M., Robins, D.L., Ventola, P.E. et al. The Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers: A Follow-up Study Investigating the Early Detection of Autism Spectrum Disorders. J Autism Dev Disord 38, 827–839 (2008).

M-CHAT-R: Pandey, J., Verbalis, A., Robins, D. L., Boorstein, H., Klin, A., Babitz, T., Chawarska, K., Volkmar, F., Green, J., Barton, M., & Fein, D. (2008). Screening for autism in older and younger toddlers with the Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers. Autism, 12(5), 513-535.

M-CHAT-R: Robins, D.L., Fein, D., Barton, M.L. et al. The Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers: An Initial Study Investigating the Early Detection of Autism and Pervasive Developmental Disorders. J Autism Dev Disord 31, 131–144 (2001).

Research Support for Evidence-Based Virtual Diagnostic Model

Zwaigenbaum, Lonnie, Somer Bishop, Wendy L. Stone, Lisa Ibanez, Alycia Halladay, Sylvie Goldman, Amy Kelly et al. “Rethinking autism spectrum disorder assessment for children during COVID-19 and beyond.” Autism Research (2021).

Lord, Catherine, et al. “The Lancet Commission on the future of care and clinical research in autism.” The Lancet (2021).

Guan, Xiaoning, Lonnie Zwaigenbaum, and Lyn K. Sonnenberg. “Building Capacity for Community Pediatric Autism Diagnosis: A Systemic Review of Physician Training Programs.” Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics 43, no. 1 (2022): 44-54.

Jang, Jina, Stormi Pulver White, Amy N. Esler, So Hyun Kim, Cheryl Klaiman, Jonathan T. Megerian, Amy Morse, Cy Nadler, and Stephen M. Kanne. “Diagnostic evaluations of autism spectrum disorder during the COVID-19 pandemic.” Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders (2021): 1-12.

Juárez AP, Weitlauf AS, Nicholson A, et al. “Early Identification of ASD Through Telemedicine: Potential Value for Underserved Populations.” J Autism Dev Disord. 2018;48(8):2601-2610. doi:10.1007/s10803-018-3524-y

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