Brain Waves and Connectivity of Autism Spectrum Disorders

Norsiah, Fauzan and Nur Hurunain, Amran (2015) Brain Waves and Connectivity of Autism Spectrum Disorders. Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences, 171. pp. 882-890. ISSN 1877-0428

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Abstract

This research reports the brain waave pattern of individuals with ASD and to pinpoint the anomalies of ASD and its difference with the normal group. The findings revealed a general disruption in the overall connectivity of the different lobes known as hyper or hypo connectivity with excessive presence of slow wave (delta) at the frontal lobe and deficiency of beta in most of the brain regions. Other anomalies includes low alpha at the sensory motor regions, excess alpha in the left hemisphere and excess theta in the right frontal region. These anomalies explain the associated problem in attention, anxiety and social behaviors of ASD.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Autism spectrum Disorders, Q-EEG, Brain wave,unimas, university, universiti, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching, Samarahan, ipta, education, Postgraduate, research, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Subjects: Q Science > QM Human anatomy
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Cognitive Sciences and Human Development
Depositing User: Karen Kornalius
Date Deposited: 16 Nov 2015 03:14
Last Modified: 16 Nov 2015 03:14
URI: http://ir.unimas.my/id/eprint/9758

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