Attention Deficit Disorder

Common Name(s)

Attention Deficit Disorder

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Following organizations serve the condition "Attention Deficit Disorder" for support, advocacy or research.

National Alliance on Mental Illness

NAMI is the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the nation's largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. NAMI, NAMI State Organizations and hundreds of local NAMI Affiliates advocate for access to services, treatment, supports and research and are committed to raising awareness and building a community of hope for all of those in need.

Last Updated: 6 Apr 2015

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Attention Deficit Disorder" for support, advocacy or research.

National Alliance on Mental Illness

NAMI is the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the nation's largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. NAMI, NAMI State Organizations and hundreds of local NAMI Affiliates advocate for access to services, treatment, supports and research and are committed to raising awareness and building a community of hope for all of those in need.

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Last Updated: 6 Apr 2015

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General Resources

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

An online resource center for individuals and families on ADHD symptoms, causes, treatment and recovery supports for all ages.

Updated 29 Jan 2013

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Attention Deficit Disorder" returned 1328 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The correlation between attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and steroid-dependent nephrotic syndrome.
 

Author(s): Parsa Yousefichaijan, Bahman Salehi, Mohammad Rafiei, Mozhgan Dahmardnezhad, Mahdyieh Naziri

Journal: Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2015 Nov;26(6):1205-9.

 

Nephrotic syndrome (NS) is characterized by nephritic-range proteinuria and the triad of clinical findings associated with large urinary losses of protein, hypoalbuminemia, edema and hyperlipidemia. More than 80% of children below 13 years of age with primary NS have steroid-responsive ...

Last Updated: 20 Nov 2015

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Maternal Mild Thyroid Insufficiency and Risk of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: Evidence-based Medicine Viewpoint.
 

Author(s): Joseph L Mathew, Sharmila B Mukherjee, Suja P Sukumar, Sanjay Bhadada

Journal: Indian Pediatr. 2015 Sep;52(9):797-800.

 

Last Updated: 1 Nov 2015

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The terms "Attention Deficit Disorder" returned 244 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Caffeine consumption during pregnancy and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD): a systematic literature review].
 

Author(s): Bianca Del Ponte da Silva, Luciana Anselmi, Vera Schmidt, Iná S Santos

Journal: Cad Saude Publica. 2015 Apr;31(4):682-90.

 

This aim of this study was to conduct a systematic literature review on the association between maternal caffeine intake during pregnancy and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in childhood. The systematic multiple-stage literature search in PubMed, LILACS, BIREME, and ...

Last Updated: 7 May 2015

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Systematic review of the epidemiology of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in Arab countries.
 

Author(s): Najla J Alhraiwil, Anna Ali, Mowafa S Househ, Ali M Al-Shehri, Ashraf A El-Metwally

Journal: Neurosciences (Riyadh). 2015 Apr;20(2):137-44.

 

To assess the epidemiology of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in Arab countries, and identify gaps for future research.

Last Updated: 13 Apr 2015

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Effect of treatment modality on long-term outcomes in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: a systematic review.
 

Author(s): L Eugene Arnold, Paul Hodgkins, Hervé Caci, Jennifer Kahle, Susan Young

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Evaluation of treatments for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) previously focused on symptom control, but attention has shifted to functional outcomes. The effect of different ADHD treatment periods and modalities (pharmacological, non-pharmacological, and combination) ...

Last Updated: 26 Feb 2015

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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A Randomized Controlled Study of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Adults With Attention Deficit Disorder
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Attention Deficit Disorder

 

Last Updated: 28 Apr 2015

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Event-related Potentials in Management of Children With Attention-deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Attention Deficit Disorders With Hyperactivity; Attention Deficit Disorder; Hyperkinetic Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 8 Aug 2010

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Adverse Effect of Prolonged Methylphenidate Treatment on Cardiac Functions
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Attention Deficit Disorder With Hyperactivity; Attention Deficit Disorder; Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder; Attention Deficit Disorders With Hyperactivity; Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders

 

Last Updated: 19 Sep 2012

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