FDA Approves Marketing of First Device to Treat ADHD

MONDAY, April 22, 2019 -- Marketing has been approved for the first medical device to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Friday. The Monarch external Trigeminal Nerve Stimulation...
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

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Conclusions: Children with ADHD may suffer from sleep breathing problems and daytime sleepiness, as reported by their parents, even when their total sleep time and sleep efficiency are not affected. It seems that sleep in this population does not largely vary as a function of the ADHD presentation. Sleep in children with ADHD evolves with age.ResumenAntecedentes/ObjetivoExaminar los patrones de sueño subjetivos y objetivos de niños con diferentes presentaciones del Trastorno por déficit de atención e hiperactividad (TDAH). Método: Se evaluaron 92 niños (29 TDAH-inatento [TDAH-I)], ...
Source: International Journal of Clinical and Health Psychology - Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Source Type: research
Psychostimulants are one of the safest and most efficacious pharmacological interventions for a psychiatric disorder. In 1999 the groundbreaking Multimodal Treatment of ADHD (MTA) study set the standard of care for long-term treatment for children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).1 Since then, stimulant use has increased substantially around the world.2 Because ADHD is a chronic condition, guidelines recommend re-evaluating the continued use of stimulant medications over many years in order to assess symptom relief and associated poor academic, social and work-life functioning.
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Authors: Tags: Editorial Source Type: research
Molecular Psychiatry, Published online: 18 October 2019; doi:10.1038/s41380-019-0540-zDruggable genome in attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder and its co-morbid conditions. New avenues for treatment
Source: Molecular Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Authors: Source Type: research
We examined bidirectional relations between attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms and family and school climate, and the possible role ofDRD4 and/or5-HTTLPR genotypes herein. Three-wave longitudinal data of 1860 adolescents (mean ages 11, 13.5, and 16  years) from the general population and clinic-referred cohort of TRacking Adolescents’ Individual Lives Survey were used. Using a multigroup Random Intercept Cross-Lagged Panel Model, we tested between-person (i.e., stable trait levels) and within-person (i.e., causal processes) associations acr oss ADHD symptoms, family and school climate, and ...
Source: European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
PMID: 31625498 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Psychological Medicine - Category: Psychiatry Authors: Tags: Psychol Med Source Type: research
This article aims to provide practical considerations for the management of ADHD and associated disorders in adults, in this particular French context. PMID: 31610922 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: L Encephale - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Encephale Source Type: research
Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology, Ahead of Print.
Source: Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology - Category: Pediatrics Authors: Source Type: research
Translational Psychiatry, Published online: 17 October 2019; doi:10.1038/s41398-019-0599-yAttention-deficit hyperactivity disorder shares copy number variant risk with schizophrenia and autism spectrum disorder
Source: Translational Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Authors: Source Type: research
ute;lez-Salinas C Abstract The aim of this work was to study the relationship between temperament and signs of psychopathology in typically developing toddlers. More specifically, Attentional Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD) symptoms were analyzed in connection with fine-grained temperament dimensions. The sample was composed of 65 toddlers aged between 18 and 35 months. Bivariate correlations showed that higher levels of negative emotionality and approach tendencies, and lower levels of inhibitory control, were related to more ADHD and ODD manifestations. Bivariat...
Source: Child Psychiatry and Human Development - Category: Child Development Authors: Tags: Child Psychiatry Hum Dev Source Type: research
Abstract Epidemiological studies demonstrate an association between asthma and mental health disorders, although little is known about the shared genetics and causality of this association. Thus, we aim to investigate shared genetic and the causal link between asthma and mental health disorders.We conducted a large-scale genome-wide cross-trait association study to investigate genetic overlap between asthma from UK Biobank and 8 mental health disorders from Psychiatric Genomics Consortium, including: attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), anxiety disorder (ANX), autism spectrum disorder, bipolar disorder...
Source: Respiratory Care - Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: Tags: Eur Respir J Source Type: research
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