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What does MCHAT stand for?

MCHAT stands for Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers

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The Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers, Revised with Follow-up (M-CHAT-R/F) reduced the number of toddlers needing follow-up and increased detection of autism spectrum disorder, compared with the original checklist with follow-up (M-CHAT-F).
Levy, of Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, and her colleagues at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, compared the effectiveness of a general screening tool, the Parents' Evaluation of Developmental Status (PEDS), to an autism-specific tool, the Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (M-CHAT), in screening for autism spectrum disorders in the primary care setting.