CHAT

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AcronymDefinition
CHATChecklist for Autism in Toddlers
CHATCholine Acetyltransferase
CHATConversational Hypertext Access Technology
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CHATChattahoochee River National Recreation Area (US National Park Service)
CHATConversational Hypertext Access Technology (Communications Canada)
CHATChicago Harmony and Truth (Chicago, IL)
CHATCitizens for Humane Animal Treatment
CHATCriminal History Access Tool (state of Michigan)
CHATChemically Hardened Air Transportable Hospital
CHATCommercial Helicopter Advisory Team
CHATChemicals, Heat, Agitation, Time (soil suspension cleaning)
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Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers. The MCHAT [35] is a widely used parental screening questionnaire that consists of 23 yes/no items.
Validation of the modified checklist for Autism in toddlers, revised with follow-up (M-CHAT-R/F).
The Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers, Revised with Follow Up (M-CHAT-R/F) was found to detect ASD at a higher rate compared to the original M-CHAT when used at the 18- and 24-month well child visits (Robins et al., 2014).
sensitivity and specificity of the modified checklist for autism in toddlers and the social communication questionnaire in preschoolers suspected of having pervasive developmental disorders.
Such tools include the Ages & Stages Questionnaire (ASQ) or the Parents' Evaluation of Developmental Status (PEDS) for general developmental screening; the ASQ:Social-Emotional for social emotional screening; and the Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (M-CHAT) in combination with its Follow-up Interview for autism-specific screening.
Reynolds highlighted three standardized screening tools: the Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (M-CHAT), the online Child Health and Development Interactive System (CHADIS), and the Ages & Stages Questionnaires (ASQ).
Levy, of Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, and her colleagues at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, compared the effectiveness of a general screening tool, the Parents' Evaluation of Developmental Status (PEDS), to an autism-specific tool, the Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (M-CHAT), in screening for autism spectrum disorders in the primary care setting.
The Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (CHAT) was designed to prospectively identify autism at 18 months of age (Baron-Cohen, Allen, & Gillberg, 1992).
Although a virtual cottage industry has developed around autism-screening instruments, the Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (CHAT) and Modified CHAT (MCHAT) are those most tested and validated for screening.
They chose the Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (MCHAT) because surveys found that many pediatricians are familiar with it.
By 18 months, enough behaviors may be present to administer the Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (CHAT), a screening tool that identifies children at risk for autism and other pervasive developmental disorders.
They chose the Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (M-CHAT) because surveys found that many pediatricians are familiar with it.