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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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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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

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

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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 1415 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Internet Addiction and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Among Schoolchildren.
 

Author(s): Aviv Weinstein, Yafa Yaacov, Michal Manning, Pinhas Danon, Abraham Weizman

Journal: Isr. Med. Assoc. J.. 2015 Dec;17(12):731-4.

 

Use of the internet and videogames by children and adolescents has risen dramatically over the last decade. Increasing evidence of internet and videogame addiction among children is causing concern due to its harmful physical, emotional and social consequences. There is also emerging ...

Last Updated: 22 Feb 2016

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Parent-reported and clinician-observed autism spectrum disorder (ASD) symptoms in children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD): implications for practice under DSM-5.
 

Author(s): Rebecca Grzadzinski, Catherine Dick, Catherine Lord, Somer Bishop

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Children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) often present with social difficulties, though the extent to which these clearly overlap with symptoms of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is not well understood.

Last Updated: 20 Jan 2016

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Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children with primary monosymptomatic nocturnal enuresis: A case-control study.
 

Author(s): Parsa Yousefichaijan, Mojtaba Sharafkhah, Bahman Salehi, Mohammad Rafiei

Journal: Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2016 Jan;27(1):73-80.

 

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common childhood neurological disorders. The aim of this study was to investigate ADHD in children with primary monosymptomatic nocturnal enuresis (PMNE) and compare it with healthy children. A total of 100 five to ...

Last Updated: 20 Jan 2016

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The terms "Attention Deficit Disorder" returned 256 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Methylphenidate for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in children and adolescents: Cochrane systematic review with meta-analyses and trial sequential analyses of randomised clinical trials.
 

Author(s): Ole Jakob Storebø, Helle B Krogh, Erica Ramstad, Carlos R Moreira-Maia, Mathilde Holmskov, Maria Skoog, Trine Danvad Nilausen, Frederik L Magnusson, Morris Zwi, Donna Gillies, Susanne Rosendal, Camilla Groth, Kirsten Buch Rasmussen, Dorothy Gauci, Richard Kirubakaran, Bente Forsbøl, Erik Simonsen, Christian Gluud

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Is methylphenidate beneficial or harmful for the treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children and adolescents?

Last Updated: 26 Nov 2015

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A systematic review of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and mathematical ability: current findings and future implications.
 

Author(s): Maria Grazia Tosto, Sukhleen Kaur Momi, Philip Asherson, Karim Malki

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Several recent behavioural and behavioural genetic studies have investigated the relationship between attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and mathematical ability. The aim of this systematic review was to provide an overview of these studies to date. An emphasis was placed ...

Last Updated: 28 Aug 2015

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Development and applications of the SWAN rating scale for assessment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: a literature review.
 

Author(s): C Brites, C A Salgado-Azoni, T L Ferreira, R F Lima, S M Ciasca

Journal: Braz. J. Med. Biol. Res.. 2015 Nov;48(11):965-72.

 

This study reviewed the use of the Strengths and Weaknesses of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity-symptoms and Normal-behaviors (SWAN) rating scale in diagnostic and evolutive approaches to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and in correlational studies of the disorder. ...

Last Updated: 21 Oct 2015

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

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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Evaluation of Oral Needs of Children With Disorder Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Attention Deficit Disorder With Hyperactivity

 

Last Updated: 28 Jun 2012

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