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Motor Interventions for Autism Spectrum Disorder in Children: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines

Last updated: August 19, 2014
Project Number: RB0723-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of motor interventions for children with autism spectrum disorders?
  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the use of motor interventions in children with autism spectrum disorders?

Key Message

One systematic review, six randomized controlled trials, 22 non-randomized studies, and two evidence-based guidelines regarding the clinical effectiveness of motor interventions for children with autism spectrum disorders were identified.