Dietary intake and physical activity levels of male adolescents with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and normal to high body mass index (BMI) - A case series study


Bicer A. H. , ALSAFFAR A. A.

RESEARCH IN AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS, cilt.31, ss.1-10, 2016 (SSCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 31
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.rasd.2016.07.002
  • Dergi Adı: RESEARCH IN AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1-10

Özet

Background and objectives: The study aims to determine the daily energy and nutrient intake, eating behaviours and physical activity level of male adolescents with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and normal to high body mass index (BMI)-for-age and compares them with an age-, gender- and BMI- matched group consisting of typically developing adolescents.