Genetic syndromes associated with intellectual disabilities

Leonard J Abbeduto, Andrea McDuffie

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Abstract

Intellectual disability, formerly referred to as mental retardation, is defined by significant limitations in cognitive functioning and the ability to adapt to the demands of daily life and an onset before the age of 18 years [1].

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationHandbook of Medical Neuropsychology: Applications of Cognitive Neuroscience
PublisherSpringer New York
Pages193-221
Number of pages29
ISBN (Print)9781441913630
DOIs
StatePublished - 2010
Externally publishedYes

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Abbeduto, L. J., & McDuffie, A. (2010). Genetic syndromes associated with intellectual disabilities. In Handbook of Medical Neuropsychology: Applications of Cognitive Neuroscience (pp. 193-221). Springer New York. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-1364-7_11