CHAT

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AcronymDefinition
CHATChecklist for Autism in Toddlers
CHATCholine Acetyltransferase
CHATConversational Hypertext Access Technology
CHATCat Hospital at Towson (Baltimore, MD)
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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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.
The Pervasive Developmental Disorders Screening Test-II (PDDST-II) for infants from birth to 3 years of age, the Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (M-CHAT) for infants at 2 years of age, and the Australian Scale for Asperger's syndrome for older verbal children, are currently under development or validation phases.
1996) have demonstrated that the Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (CHAT) can be used to identify autism and related pervasive developmental delay at 18 months of age.
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.
There are 23 questions on the Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers, but physicians can use just the 6 key questions to screen quickly for autism, Janet E.
Levy, of Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, and her colleagues at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, compared the effectiveness of 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.