Aerial Pesticide Exposure Increases the Risk of Developmental Delay and Autism Spectrum Disorder

30 Apr 2016Steven Hicks, MD PhD

Our findings show that the way pesticides are distributed may change that risk. Preventing mosquito-borne encephalitis is an important task for public health departments

Cross-section study
2 effects

Reported Outcomes

VariablesOutcomeEffectLatency

Pesticides Exposure Contaminant risk & protective factor
Pesticides Ex...
Contaminant

Autism Maternity outcome
Autism
Maternity

Strong Increase

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Pesticides Exposure Contaminant risk & protective factor
Pesticides Ex...
Contaminant

Learning Disability Brain outcome

Strong Increase

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