Autism/Vaccination Controversy

Background Information

More books about the autism/vaccination controversy can be found using the Library's catalog.

Autism's False Prophets: Bad Science, Risky Medicine, and the Search for a Cure RJ 506. A 9 O 34 2008
Causes and Risks for Autism Online only
Encyclopedia of Autism Spectrum Disorders REF RC 553. A 88 T 87 2003
Encyclopedia of Public Health REF RA 423. E 53 2007
Evidence of Harm: Mercury in Vaccines and the Autism Epidemic, a Medical Controversy RJ 240. K 57 2005
Immunization Safety Review: Vaccines and Autism Online only
Understanding Autism: Parents, Doctors, and the History of a Disorder RC 553. A 88 V 466 2012
Vaccine: The Controversial Story of Medicine's Greatest Lifesaver RA 638. A 45 2007

Journal Articles

Academic Search Premier
This multidisciplinary database can be used to locate everything from the latest medical research to magazine and newspaper articles that cover the debate over the link between vaccinations and Autism.
CQ Researcher
CQ Researcher contains reports written by professional researchers on a wide variety of topics, including health care, public health, and vaccinations.
MEDLINE
MEDLINE is a general medical database and can help you find the latest research on autism and vaccinations.

Websites

Concerns About Autism
This site, created and maintained by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), provides a great background of the autism/vaccination controversy. It also provides numerous links to more resources from credible, authoritative authors.