Figure 2 : Differential survival of mothers according to having a psychiatric disorder and a child with ASD/ID.

Psych dis,psychiatric disorder; ASD, autism spectrum disorder; ID, intellectual disability; ASD/ID, ASD or ID.
Note 1: Figure is adapted from Fairthorne et al. 2014. [19].
Note 2: More than 20 years after the index birth, numbers of deaths in mothers with a psych dis and a child with ASD/ID are small.

Fairthorne et al.Journal of Autism  2015 2:2DOI : 10.7243/2054-992X-2-2