Prevalence of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in Sivas City Center and ASD awareness of healthcare professionals in family health centers


Golbasi H., DEMİREL Y., Karaca S. N. , Cicek A., SARI S. A.

CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.46, no.3, pp.998-1008, 2021 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.17826/cumj.904937
  • Journal Name: CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index, Academic Search Premier, Directory of Open Access Journals, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.998-1008
  • Keywords: Autism Spectrum Disorder, ASD, prevalence, awareness, M-CHAT, CHILDREN, PRACTITIONERS, KNOWLEDGE, IDENTIFICATION, ATTITUDE

Abstract

Purpose: The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in Sivas City Center and to investigate the ASD awareness of healthcare professionals working in Family Health Centers (FHC).