Association Rule based Autism Spectrum Disorder Diagnosis using Apriori Algorithm

  • Shunmuga Sundari.M et al.


Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a kind of neuro-developmental disability affecting a person's
ability to communicate and interact with other people. The symptoms of ASD generally appear in the first
two years of children. The early diagnosis and intervention treatment services can help a child's
development to learn important skills. The rapid growth in the percentage of persons with ASD
worldwide emphasizes the need for the exploration of methods that help in screening. In this study, the
association rules of Apriori algorithm has been used for ASD diagnosis in children.