Pain and Emotional Expression in Children With Autism or Mental Retardation
Recruitment status was Recruiting
The purpose of this study is to describe facial, behavioral and physiologic (heart rate) reactivity of children with autism aged 3 to 6 years old, during a painful stimulation (venepuncture). Children will be videotaped before, during and after a venepuncture. Each recording will be rated with the FACS (Facial Action Coding System) and the NCCPC (Non Communicating Children's Pain Checklist).
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Retrospective
|Official Title:||Pain and Emotional Expression in Children With Autism or Mental Retardation|
|Study Start Date:||December 2009|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||July 2011|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||June 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Children with autism will be matched with children with mental retardation and children without developmental disorder. Matching will be established according the developmental age of children with autism.
|Contact: Amaria BAGHDADLI, Pr||04 67 33 63 email@example.com|
|Contact: Amandine DUBOIS, PhD||04 67 33 96 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Montpellier University Hospital||Recruiting|
|Montpellier, France, 34000|
|Contact: Amaria BAGHDADLI, Pr 04 67 33 63 83 email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator:||Amaria BAGHDADLI, Pr||Montpellier University Hospital|