Attention Deficit Disorder

Common Name(s)

Attention Deficit Disorder

Description for this condition is not yet available.
 

Advocacy and Support Organizations

 

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.

Last Updated: 6 Apr 2015

View Details

 

General Support Organizations

Not finding the support you need? Show General Support Organizations

 
 
Top

How do you compare to others with this condition?

Privately answer questions about your health. Let resources, you select, come to you.

Anonymously share and see how your answers compare with others with this condition while privately providing key pieces of information to medical researchers, disease advocacy groups, and others ONLY YOU select to help speed up cures and better alternatives.

 
 

Advocacy and Support Organizations

 

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.

http://www.nami.org

Last Updated: 6 Apr 2015

View Details

 

General Support Organizations

Not finding the support you need? Show General Support Organizations

 
 
 
 
Top

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

Go To URL
 
 
Top

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 1605 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

Go To URL
Comparison of QEEG Findings between Adolescents with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) without Comorbidity and ADHD Comorbid with Internet Gaming Disorder.
 

Author(s): Jeong Ha Park, Ji Sun Hong, Doug Hyun Han, Kyoung Joon Min, Young Sik Lee, Baik Seok Kee, Sun Mi Kim

Journal: J. Korean Med. Sci.. 2017 Mar;32(3):514-521.

 

Internet gaming disorder (IGD) is often comorbid with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). In this study, we compared the neurobiological differences between ADHD comorbid with IGD (ADHD+IGD group) and ADHD without comorbidity (ADHD-only group) by analyzing quantitative ...

Last Updated: 1 Feb 2017

Go To URL
Prevalence of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and its Comorbidity among Korean Children in a Community Population.
 

Author(s): Moon Jung Kim, Inho Park, Myung Ho Lim, Ki Chung Paik, Sungja Cho, Ho Jang Kwon, Sang Gyu Lee, Seung Jin Yoo, Mina Ha

Journal: J. Korean Med. Sci.. 2017 Mar;32(3):401-406.

 

The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of attention deficit hyperactivity disorders (ADHD) in children according to socio-demographic factors and the distribution of ADHD subtypes in a community in Korea. A screening survey using the Korean version of ADHD Rating Scale ...

Last Updated: 1 Feb 2017

Go To URL

Reviews from the PubMed Database

Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others.
The terms "Attention Deficit Disorder" returned 301 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

Go To URL
Understanding attention deficit hyperactivity disorder as a continuum.
 

Author(s): John D McLennan

Journal: Can Fam Physician. 2016 Dec;62(12):979-982.

 

To review research findings that consider whether attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a discrete entity or whether it is more consistent with an extreme end-of-trait distribution in the population and to then grapple with the potential clinical implications.

Last Updated: 14 Dec 2016

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

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

Journal:

 

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

Go To URL
 
 
Top

Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

There are currently no related results available in GeneReviews.

There are currently no related results available in Genetic Testing Registry.

 
 
Top

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

Go to URL
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

Go to URL
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

Go to URL