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Pain and Emotional Expression in Children With Autism or Mental Retardation
The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified October 2010 by University Hospital, Montpellier.
Recruitment status was Recruiting
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University Hospital, Montpellier
First received: January 6, 2010
Last updated: October 28, 2010
Last verified: October 2010
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).
||Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Retrospective
||Pain and Emotional Expression in Children With Autism or Mental Retardation
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| Estimated Study Completion Date:
| 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.
|Ages Eligible for Study:
||18 Months to 6 Years
|Genders Eligible for Study:
|Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
46 children with autism spectrum disorders, 46 children with mental retardation, 46 children without developmental disorder
- Child aged 3 to 6 years old
- Diagnosis of autistic disorder established according a pluridisciplinary staff (ICD-10 criteria, Vineland scales, ADOS, etc.)
- Admitted to children's neuropediatrics or genetics department for a venepuncture
Control group mental retardation:
- Child aged 3 to 6 years old .
- Diagnosis of mental retardation established according a pluridisciplinary staff (ICD-10 criteria, Vineland scales, ADOS, etc.)
- Admitted to neuropediatric or genetic department for a venepuncture
Control group without developmental disorder :
- Child aged 18 months to 5 years old.
- Admitted to pediatrics department for a venepuncture
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01043822
University Hospital, Montpellier
||Amaria BAGHDADLI, Pr
||Montpellier University Hospital
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||Pr Baghdadli, University Hospital Montpellier
History of Changes
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|Study First Received:
||January 6, 2010
||October 28, 2010
||France: Afssaps - Agence française de sécurité sanitaire des produits de santé (Saint-Denis)
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ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on March 26, 2015
Mental Disorders Diagnosed in Childhood
Nervous System Diseases
Signs and Symptoms