EBP Compendium: Summary of Systematic Review
The Cochrane Collaboration; the Nuffield Foundation (United Kingdom)
Parent-Mediated Early Intervention for Young Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Diggle, T., McConachie, H. R., et al.
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews(2).
Indicators of Review Quality:
The review addresses a clearly focused question
Criteria for inclusion of studies are provided
Search strategy is described in sufficient detail for replication
Included studies are assessed for study quality
Quality assessments are reproducible
Description: This is a review of randomized controlled trials, quasi-randomized controlled trials or comparative studies which investigate parent-mediated interventions for children with autism spectrum disorder aged 1 to 6 years.
Question not specifically stated.
Population: Children age 1 year to 6 years 11 months with autism spectrum disorder.
Intervention/Assessment: Training of parents in interventions to improve the management of their child’s autism-related difficulties.
Number of Studies Included: 2
Years Included: 1963- 2002
- Service Delivery
Keywords: Autism Spectrum Disorders, Parent-Mediated Intervention
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Added to Compendium: February 2012