Attention Deficit Disorder

Common Name(s)

Attention Deficit Disorder

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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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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 1599 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Executive Function Training for Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.
 

Author(s): Lan Shuai, David Daley, Yu-Feng Wang, Jin-Song Zhang, Yan-Ting Kong, Xin Tan, Ning Ji

Journal: Chin. Med. J.. 2017 03;130(5):549-558.

 

Accumulating evidence indicates that attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is associated with core deficits in executive function (EF) which predicts poorer academic and occupational functioning. This makes early intervention targeting EF impairments important to prevent ...

Last Updated: 23 Feb 2017

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Change in household income and risk for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder during childhood: A nationwide population-based cohort study.
 

Author(s): Young Choi, Jaeyong Shin, Kyoung Hee Cho, Eun-Cheol Park

Journal: J Epidemiol. 2017 Feb;27(2):56-62.

 

Childhood attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is reported to be more prevalent among socioeconomically disadvantaged groups in various countries. The effect of poverty on child development appears to depend on how long poverty lasts. The timing of poverty also seems to ...

Last Updated: 31 Jan 2017

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Co-morbidity in Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: A Clinical Study from India.
 

Author(s): P Jacob, S Srinath, S Girimaji, S Seshadri, J V Sagar

Journal: East Asian Arch Psychiatry. 2016 Dec;26(4):148-53.

 

To assess the prevalence of neurodevelopmental and psychiatric co-morbidities in children and adolescents diagnosed with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder at a tertiary care child and adolescent psychiatry centre.

Last Updated: 5 Jan 2017

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The terms "Attention Deficit Disorder" returned 303 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Is there a difference between child self-ratings and parent proxy-ratings of the quality of life of children with a diagnosis of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)? A systematic review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Helen Galloway, Emily Newman

Journal: Atten Defic Hyperact Disord. 2017 Mar;9(1):11-29.

 

There are contemporary indicators that parent proxy-ratings and child self-ratings of a child's quality of life (QoL) are not interchangeable. This review examines dual informant studies to assess parent-child agreement on the QoL of children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. ...

Last Updated: 22 Dec 2016

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Adult Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Diagnosis, Management, and Treatment in the DSM-5 Era.
 

Author(s): Joel L Young, David W Goodman

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To increase awareness of adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in the primary care community and to provide guidance for the management of this condition. Despite its increasing prevalence, adult ADHD largely remains underdiagnosed and inappropriately treated in the ...

Last Updated: 1 Dec 2016

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Current and Investigational Medication Delivery Systems for Treating Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder.
 

Author(s): Rakesh Jain, Alain Katic

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To review currently available formulations and emphasize unmet needs in the pharmacologic management of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

Last Updated: 9 Nov 2016

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Methylphenidate in Adults With Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Attention Deficit Disorder With Hyperactivity

 

Last Updated: 31 Oct 2016

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Cognitive Behavior Group Therapy in Adolescents With Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Attention Deficit Disorder With Hyperactivity

 

Last Updated: 5 Jan 2017

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Group-based Cognitive-behavioral Therapy for Adults With Attention-deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Inattentive-type
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Attention Deficit Disorder With Hyperactivity

 

Last Updated: 5 Sep 2016

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