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Child Development Disorders, Pervasive

"Child Development Disorders, Pervasive" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Severe distortions in the development of many basic psychological functions that are not normal for any stage in development. These distortions are manifested in sustained social impairment, speech abnormalities, and peculiar motor movements.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Child Development Disorders, Pervasive" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Child Development Disorders, Pervasive" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 347 publications over 22 distinct years, with a maximum of 73 publications in 2013
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Funded by the NIH/NCATS Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) program, grant number UL1TR001102, and through institutional support from Harvard University, Harvard Medical School, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston Children's Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital and the Dana Farber Cancer Institute.