Preliminary Development and Testing of the Risk Assessment Checklist for Self-Injury in Autism (RACSA)

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/623931
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Presentation
Level of Evidence:
N/A
Research Approach:
N/A
Title:
Preliminary Development and Testing of the Risk Assessment Checklist for Self-Injury in Autism (RACSA)
Other Titles:
Mental Health Promotion
Author(s):
Alberts, Lisa
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Kappa Delta
Author Details:
Lisa Alberts, DNP, Bancroft, Haddonfield, New Jersey, USA
Abstract:

Undiagnosed medical conditions are well documented in the literature as potential causes of self-injury in autism yielding tissue damage and overuse of psychotropic medications. The purpose of this project was to develop a risk assessment checklist to identify latent medical conditions contributing to self-injury in nonverbal children with autism.

Keywords:
Autism; Checklist; Self-injury
Repository Posting Date:
22-Mar-2018
Date of Publication:
22-Mar-2018
Other Identifiers:
NERC18A06
Conference Date:
2018
Conference Name:
Nursing Education Research Conference 2018: Generating and Translating Evidence for Teaching Practice
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Washington, DC
Description:
Nursing Education Research Conference 2018: Generating and Translating Evidence for Teaching Practice. Held at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park, Washington DC
Note:
Items submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.

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dc.language.isoenen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePresentationen
dc.evidence.levelN/Aen
dc.research.approachN/Aen
dc.titlePreliminary Development and Testing of the Risk Assessment Checklist for Self-Injury in Autism (RACSA)en
dc.title.alternativeMental Health Promotionen
dc.contributor.authorAlberts, Lisaen
dc.contributor.departmentKappa Deltaen
dc.author.detailsLisa Alberts, DNP, Bancroft, Haddonfield, New Jersey, USAen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/623931-
dc.description.abstract<p><span>Undiagnosed medical conditions are well documented in the literature as potential causes of self-injury in autism yielding tissue damage and overuse of psychotropic medications. The purpose of this project was to develop a risk assessment checklist to identify latent medical conditions contributing to self-injury in nonverbal children with autism.</span></p>en
dc.subjectAutismen
dc.subjectChecklisten
dc.subjectSelf-injuryen
dc.date.available2018-03-22T14:12:57Z-
dc.date.issued2018-03-22-
dc.date.accessioned2018-03-22T14:12:57Z-
dc.conference.date2018en
dc.conference.nameNursing Education Research Conference 2018: Generating and Translating Evidence for Teaching Practiceen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationWashington, DCen
dc.descriptionNursing Education Research Conference 2018: Generating and Translating Evidence for Teaching Practice. Held at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park, Washington DCen
dc.description.noteItems submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.-
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