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Table 2 Basic characteristics of the sample

From: Can biological components predict short-term evolution in Autism Spectrum Disorders? A proof-of-concept study

  N (Percent)
Females 8 (8.7 %)
Males 84 (91.3 %)
  Mean ± SD
Chronological age (months) at T0 36.9 ± 7.6
Chronological age (months) at T1 49.3 ± 7.7
Diagnosis based on ADOS cut-offs at T0 N (Percent)
 Autism Spectrum Disorder 49 (53.3 %)
 Autism 39 (42.4 %)
 Non Autism 4 (4.3 %)
  Mean ± SD
Developmental age (months) measured by PEP-R at T0 23.4 ± 6.8
Developmental age (months) measured by PEP-R at T1 32.6 ± 9.0
  1. N = 92, ADOS Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule, PEP-R Psychoeducational Profile Revised