Publications Related to "Anne Wheeler"


Health care for individuals with Fragile X Syndrome

BACKGROUND: Previous research suggests that individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities (IDD) may experience challenges accessing quality health care. OBJECTIVE/HYPOTHESIS: This study explored parent perceptions of access...


Infant temperament in the FMR1 premutation and fragile x syndrome

Although temperament has been studied for decades as a predictor of psychopathology in the general population, examining temperament in neurogenetic groups has unique potential to inform the genetic and biological factors that may confer risk for...


Sensory difficulties in children with an FMR1 premutation

Abnormal sensory processing is one of the core characteristics of the fragile X phenotype. Studies of young children with fragile X syndrome (FXS) and the FMR1 premutation have shown sensory challenges as early as infancy and into early childhood...


Skills attained by infants with congenital Zika syndrome

The recent Zika outbreak and its link to microcephaly and other birth defects in infants exposed in utero have garnered widespread international attention. Based on the severity of birth defects the extent of impairment in these infants is...