Autism and Immunization references

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An interview with Dr. Offit on Science Friday (audio). 1.  Schechter R, Grether JK, Archives Of General Psychiatry [Arch Gen Psychiatry], ISSN: 1538- 3636, 2008 Jan; Vol. 65 (1), pp. 19-24; PMID: 18180424.  Continuing increases in autism   reported to California's developmental services system: mercury in retrograde CONTEXT: Previous analyses of  autism  client data reported to the California  Department of Developmental Services (DDS) have been interpreted as supporting the  hypothesis that  autism  is caused by exposure to the preservative thimerosal, which  contains ethylmercury. The exclusion of thimerosal from childhood vaccines in the  United States was accelerated from 1999 to 2001. The  Immunization  Safety Review  Committee of the Institute of Medicine has recommended surveillance of trends in  autism  as exposure to thimerosal during early childhood has decreased. OBJECTIVE:  To determine whether trends in DDS  autism  client data support the hypothesis that  thimerosal exposure is a primary cause of 
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