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Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC)
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Project Element Element Description

Project Title

Project Title

Risperidone and behavior therapy in children and adolescents with pervasive disorder

Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator

McDougle, Christopher

Description

Description

This is a multi-site study in which 120 children with pervasive developmental disorder (PDD) accompanied by tantrums, aggression, and/or self-injury will be randomly assigned to risperidone only (N=40) or risperidone plus a structured parent management training program (PMT) (N=80) and then compared on adaptive and behavioral outcomes after 8 and 24 weeks of treatment.

Funder

Funder

National Institutes of Health

Fiscal Year Funding

Fiscal Year Funding

3446

Current Award Period

Current Award Period

na

Strategic Plan Question

Strategic Plan Question

Question 4: Which Treatments And Interventions Will Help?

Strategic Plan Objective

Strategic Plan Objective

Yellow dot: Objective has some degree of funding, but less than the recommended amount. 4.8 Complete at least three randomized controlled trials on medications targeting core symptoms in people with ASD of all ages by 2014. IACC Recommended Budget: $22,200,000 over 5 years.

Project Link

Project Link

No link available.

Institution

Institution

Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

State/Country

State/Country

Indiana

Project Number

Project Number

M01RR000750-36

Federal or Private?

Federal or Private?

Federal

Received ARRA Funding?

Received ARRA Funding?

No

History/Related Projects

History/Related Projects

N/A

 
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