Published on in Vol 7, No 2 (2019): February

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/12264, first published .
Using Twitter to Detect Psychological Characteristics of Self-Identified Persons With Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Feasibility Study

Using Twitter to Detect Psychological Characteristics of Self-Identified Persons With Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Feasibility Study

Using Twitter to Detect Psychological Characteristics of Self-Identified Persons With Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Feasibility Study

Yulin Hswen 1, 2*, MPH;  Anuraag Gopaluni 3*, BA;  John S Brownstein 1, 4, 5, PhD;  Jared B Hawkins 1, 4, MMSc, PhD

1 Computational Health Informatics Program, Boston Children’s Hospital , Boston, MA, US

2 Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health , Boston, MA, US

3 Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Boston University , Boston, MA, US

4 Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School , Boston, MA, US

5 Department of Biomedical Informatics, Harvard Medical School , Boston, MA, US

*these authors contributed equally

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