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Aditi Shankardass:
A second opinion on developmental disorders

TEDIndia 2009 · 9:01 · Filmed Nov 2009
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Aditi Shankardass: A second opinion on developmental disorders
9:01 · Filmed November 2009 at TEDIndia 2009 · Subtitles available in 42 languages

Developmental disorders in children are typically diagnosed by observing behavior, but Aditi Shankardass suggests we should be looking directly at brains. She explains how one EEG technique has revealed mistaken diagnoses and transformed children's lives.

Neuroscientist
Aditi Shankardass is pioneering the use of EEG technology to give children with developmental disorders their most accurate diagnosis. Full bio
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