||Etude des conduites auto-agressives, de la reactivite a la douleur et de leurs interrelations chez les enfants autistes.
Studied the relationship between self-injurious behavior and pain reactivity in different observational situations using instruments capable of showing different behavioral subtypes. Human Ss: 52 male French school-age children (mean age 11.9 yrs) (autism). 28 female French school-age children (mean age 11.4 yrs) (autism). Principal component factor analysis with varimax rotation, ANOVAs, chi-square tests, Wilcoxon tests, and Spearman rank correlations were performed. Tests used: The Yale-Paris Self-Injurious Behavior Scale and the Pre-Linguistic Behavioral Pain Reactivity Scale. (English abstract) (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2007 APA, all rights reserved)