Understanding regulation of visual attention and emotion in autism
Child Development & Autism | Children's Health
What is the purpose of this trial?
Help us pioneer studies of brain function in children 18 - 36 months. Study participation involves fNIRS imaging while watching videos of people smiling and talking.
What is fNIRS?
- fNIRS measures brain activity via optic lights
How is fNIRS done?
- Child is seated on parent's lap and watches movies on a computer screen
Is fNIRS safe?
- fNIRS is safe for babies and children, involves no medication, no x-rays, and no radiation
This study may take up to 2 hours and compensation up to $40 is provided.
- Ages4 months - 8 years
- Trial withYale University School of Medicine
- Start Date09/15/2008
- End Date12/31/2022
- Last Updated11/15/2022
- Study HIC#0808004146