Autism Books - Medical books

American Psychiatric Association.
Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders: DSM-III-R (Washington, D.C.: 1987). Third edition, revised. 567 pages. Replaced by DSM-IV [autism,medical,reference]
American Psychiatric Association.
DSM-III: Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (3rd edition) (1980). Replaced by DSM-IV. [autism,medical,reference]
American Psychiatric Institute.
Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders DSM-IV-TR, 4th edition (American Psychiatric Association, 2000). Revisions to DSM-IV. ISBN: 0890420246 (hardcover, 943 pages); ISBN: 0890420254 (paperback, 943 pages, American Psychiatric Association, 2000). [autism,medical,reference]
American Psychiatric Institute.
DSM IV: Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (4th edition) (Washington: American Psychiatric Press, 1987). This book is not about autism but is an important reference in psychological practice. Note that there have been numerous changes since DSM III which affect the diagnoses of Autism and related disorders. Telephone number of publisher: 1-800-368-5777. ISBN: 0890420629 (paperback, 886 pages, June 1994); ISBN: 0890420610 (hardcover, 886 pages, July 1994). [autism,medical,reference]
Margaret L. Bauman & Thomas L. Kemper.
The Neurobiology of Autism (Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1994). See second edition. ISBN: 0801847648 (257 pages); ISBN: 0801856809 (reprint in August 1997, 272 pages). [autism,medical]
Margaret L. Bauman & Thomas L. Kemper.
The Neurobiology of Autism, 2nd Edition (The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004). ISBN: 0801880467 (hardcover, 404 pages); ISBN: 0801880475 (paperback, 404 pages, due December 2005). [autism,medical]
Stella Chess, Sam J. Korn & Paulina B. Fernandez.
Psychiatric Disorders of Children with Congenital Rubella (New York: Brunner/Mazel, 1971). Reports children with congenital rubella have disproportionally high rates of autism. [autism,medical]
Laurent Danon-Boileau & James Grieve.
Children Without Language: From Dysphasia To Autism (Oxford University Press, 2005). ISBN: 0195175026 (hardcover, 268 pages). [autism,disability,medical]
Dirk Marcel Dhossche.
GABA in Autism and Related Disorders (Academic Press, 2005). GABA is "Gamma-aminobutyric acid", a neurotransmitter. ISBN: 0123668727 (hardcover, 464 pages). [autism,text,medical]
Steven O. Moldin.
Neurobiology Of Autism In The Post-genomic Era (CRC Press, forthcoming). ISBN: 0849327326 (hardcover, due 10/15/2005). [autism,medical]
Patricia Ann Prelock.
Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Communication-Based Handbook (Pro-Ed, forthcoming). ISBN: 1416401296 (hardcover, due 3/2006). [autism,medical]
Judith L. Rapoport & Deborah R. Ismond.
DSM-IV Training Guide For Diagnosis Of Childhood Disorders, 4th edition (Brunner-Routledge, 1996). ISBN: 0876307667 (paperback, 360 pages); ISBN: 0876307705 (hardcover, 360 pages). [autism,medical,reference]