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62738-0PhenX - symptoms of autism spectrum disorders - adult protocol 120901Trial

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Term Description

The Autism Quotient for Adults is a 50 question self report instrument designed to screen age 16 and older for symptoms of autism. A scoring key is also included. This instrument comes from the UK where age 16 is more readily considered an adult.
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LOINC Name R/O/C Cardinality Example UCUM Units
62738-0 PhenX - symptoms of autism spectrum disorders - adult protocol 120901
Indent65001-0 I prefer to do things with others rather than on my own.
Indent65002-8 I prefer to do things the same way over and over again.
Indent65003-6 If I try to imagine something I find it very easy to create a picture in my mind.
Indent65004-4 I frequently get so strongly absorbed in one thing that I lose sight of other things.
Indent65005-1 I often notice small sounds when others do not.
Indent65006-9 I usually notice car number plates or similar strings of information.
Indent65007-7 Other people frequently tell me that what I've said is impolite even though I think it is polite.
Indent65008-5 When I'm reading a story I can easily imagine what the characters might look like.
Indent65009-3 I am fascinated by dates.
Indent65010-1 In a social group, I can easily keep track of several different people's conversations.
Indent65011-9 I find social situations easy.
Indent65012-7 I tend to notice details that others do not.
Indent65013-5 I would rather go to a library than a party.
Indent65014-3 I find making up stories easy.
Indent65015-0 I find myself drawn more strongly to people than to things.
Indent65016-8 I tend to have very strong interests which I get upset about if I can't pursue.
Indent65017-6 I enjoy social chit-chat.
Indent65018-4 When I talk, it isn't always easy for others to get a word in edgeways.
Indent65019-2 I am fascinated by numbers.
Indent65020-0 When I'm reading a story I find it difficult to work out the characters intentions.
Indent65021-8 I don't particularly enjoy reading fiction.
Indent65022-6 I find it hard to make new friends.
Indent65023-4 I notice patterns in things all the time.
Indent65024-2 I would rather go to the theatre than a museum.
Indent65025-9 It does not upset me if my daily routine is disturbed.
Indent65026-7 I frequently find that I don't know how to keep a conversation going.
Indent65027-5 I find it easy to read between the lines when someone is talking to me.
Indent65028-3 I usually concentrate more on the whole picture rather than the small details.
Indent65029-1 I am not very good at remembering phone numbers.
Indent65030-9 I don't usually notice small changes in a situation or a person's appearance.
Indent65031-7 I know how to tell if someone listening to me is getting bored.
Indent65032-5 I find it easy to do more than one thing at once.
Indent65033-3 When I talk on the phone I'm not sure when its my turn to speak.
Indent65034-1 I enjoy doing things spontaneously.
Indent65035-8 I am often the last to understand the point of a joke.
Indent65036-6 I find it easy to work out what someone is thinking or feeling just by looking at their face.
Indent65037-4 If there is an interruption I can switch back to what I was doing very quickly.
Indent65038-2 I am good at social chit-chat.
Indent65039-0 People often tell me that I keep going on and on about the same thing.
Indent65040-8 When I was young I used to enjoy playing games involving pretending with other children.
Indent65041-6 I like to collect information about categories of things - types of car, types of bird, types of train, types of plant, etc.
Indent65042-4 I find it difficult to imagine what it would be like to be someone else.
Indent65043-2 I like to plan any activities I participate in carefully.
Indent65044-0 I enjoy social occasions.
Indent65045-7 I find it difficult to work out peoples intentions.
Indent65046-5 New situations make me anxious.
Indent65047-3 I enjoy meeting new people.
Indent65048-1 I am a good diplomat.
Indent65049-9 I am not very good at remembering peoples date of birth.
Indent65050-7 I find it very easy to play games with children that involve pretending.

Fully-Specified Name

PhenX - symptoms of autism spectrum disorders - adult protocol 120901

Additional Names

Short Name
Autism disorders adult proto

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Basic Attributes

First Released
Version 2.36
Last Updated
Version 2.66
Change Reason
Updated the PhenX ID from "PhenX.<ID>" to "PX<ID>" in Survey Question Source field to align with the variable identifier used in the PhenX Toolkit.; Added the PhenX protocol ID to the Component to clearly define the protocol version for which this panel is based upon.
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Reference Information

Type Source Reference
Citation Consensus measures for Phenotypes and Exposures American Psychiatric Association (2000). Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders: DSM-IV-TR. Washington, DC: Author.
Citation Consensus measures for Phenotypes and Exposures Baron-Cohen, S., Wheelwright, S., Skinner, R., Martin, J., & Clubley, E. (2001). The Autism Spectrum Quotient (AQ): Evidence from Asperger Syndrome/High Functioning Autism, Males and Females, Scientists and Mathematicians. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 31, 5-17
Citation Consensus measures for Phenotypes and Exposures Centers for Disease Control, Prevalence of Autism Spectrum Disorders - Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring Network, United States, 2006. In: Surveillance Summaries, Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report December 18, 2009/ 58(SS10), 1-20

Member of these Panels

LOINC Long Common Name
62710-9 PhenX domain - Psychiatric

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
PhenX - 自闭症谱系障碍症状 - 成年人方案 120901:-:时间点:^患者:-:PhenX
it-ITItalian (Italy)
PhenX - disturbi dello spettro autistico, sintomi - adulto, protocollo:-:Pt:^Paziente:-:PhenX
ru-RURussian (Russian Federation)
PhenX - симптомы аутистического спектра расстройств - взрослый протокол:-:ТчкВрм:^Пациент:-:PhenX

LOINC FHIR® API Example - CodeSystem and Questionnaire Requests Get Info

https://fhir.loinc.org/CodeSystem/$lookup?system=http://loinc.org&code=62738-0 https://fhir.loinc.org/Questionnaire/?url=http://loinc.org/q/62738-0