Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) Driving Study
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01263756|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 21, 2010
Last Update Posted : December 8, 2011
|Condition or disease|
|Autism Spectrum Disorder|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||10 participants|
|Official Title:||A Study of the Driving Performance of Individuals With Autism Spectrum Disorders|
|Study Start Date :||March 2010|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||March 2011|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||March 2011|
Adolescents and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs).
- Simulated driving performance of adolescents and adults with ASDs. [ Time Frame: one-time observation (3 hour assessment) ]Data will be obtained on velocity, collision risk, and visual attention of subjects with ASDs who drive in the driving simulator at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
- Questionnaire measures of driving history and behavior of adolescents and adults with ASDs. [ Time Frame: one-time assessment (2-6 hour screening visit) ]Subjects with ASD will complete two questionnaires, the Driver Behavior Questionnaire and the Driving History Questionnaire, to provide data on the frequency of violations, errors, accidents, and other aspects of driving history and behavior.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01263756
|United States, Massachusetts|
|Massachusetts General Hospital|
|Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 02138|
|Principal Investigator:||Joseph Biederman, MD||Massachusetts General Hospital|