Autism Open Access is one of the renowned top access journals in Neurology & Neurological disorders. This journal is a top leading podium for gaining and exchanging knowledge about novel research done in the associated field.
Neurology & Neurological disorders are interesting fields which are concerned with the application of engineering and science methodologies, intellectual disability, Asperger syndrome, neurobiology, Mental Retardation, schizophrenia, autism spectrum disorder, speech disorder, depression, brain plasticity, synapse. It involves developing devices and procedures that solve medical and health-related problems by combining their knowledge of biology and medicine with engineering principles and practices. The biomedical engineer requires the analytical tools and broad physical knowledge of modern engineering and science, fundamental understanding of the biological or physiological system, and familiarity with recent technological breakthroughs.
Autism is a relatively new disease. Since the first diagnosis described by Kanner, the scientific understanding of its pathophysiology has been revisited, transformed and disputed strongly influencing ethics and parental consciousness. In the middle of the twentieth century, the refrigerator mother hypothesis, a psychogenic explanation for autism aetiology, charged the mothers for more than a generation, with a deeply impact on mothersconsciousness. More recently, the vaccination or vaccine preservatives hypothesis as primary etiologic factor in ASDs highlighted the controversial issue between the communication of scientific findings and etiologic risk.
OMICS Group is one of the top open access publishers with 700+ peer-reviewed journals along with eminent scientists in its Editorial Board and expert reviewers to carry rigorous peer-review process. The peer review process is highly appreciated by researchers globally. Editorial Board Members and Reviewers actively participate in the review process within 21 days and ensure the quality of the manuscripts. In addition to open-access publishing, OMICS also provides E-books, Scholar Central and more than 80 International Scientific Conferences under its umbrella.
Last date updated on June, 2014