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Autism Research and Treatment
Volume 2015, Article ID 741480, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/741480
Review Article

Gait Deviations in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Review

1Discipline of Physiotherapy, School of Medicine, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
2Discipline of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland

Received 13 October 2014; Revised 16 March 2015; Accepted 16 March 2015

Academic Editor: Robert F. Berman

Copyright © 2015 Deirdre Kindregan et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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