Of Rain Men and Snowcakes: The Presentation, Pathology, Aetiology and Management of Autistic Spectrum Disorder (Disease/Disorder Overview)

Of Rain Men and Snowcakes: The Presentation, Pathology, Aetiology and Management of Autistic Spectrum Disorder (Disease/Disorder Overview)

Over the past 20 years, research into the causes of autism has expanded due to technological advances in basic and medical science. The portrayal of autistic individuals by the entertainment media in films such as ‘Rain Man’ and, most recently ‘Snowcake’, as well as the publicity surrounding the suggested role of vaccines in the causation […]