Effect of a visual tracking intervention on attention and behavior of children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder - Janmohammadi S, Haghgoo HA, Farahbod M, Overton PG, Pishyareh E.
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is characterized by several cognitive and behavioral problems such as inattention and impulsivity, abnormal control of eye movements and relocation, visual fixation and visuospatial perception. There is a link betwe... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Study examines ADHD symptoms, stress, and resilience in college students
(Wiley) In a study of 558 college students, those who reported more symptoms associated with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) also reported higher levels of stress. Students reporting higher levels of ADHD symptoms also reported lower levels of resilience, according to the study published in the Journal of College Counseling. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 7, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

FDA Approves Qelbree (viloxazine) as First New Children's ADHD Drug in 10 Years
TUESDAY, April 6, 2021 -- The first new drug developed in over a decade for children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Qelbree, also known as viloxazine, comes in a... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 6, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Increased risk of traumatic injuries among parents of children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder: a nationwide population-based study - Li DJ, Chen YL, Chen YY, Hsiao RC, Lu WH, Yen CF.
Children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are vulnerable to traumatic injuries. Parents of children with ADHD experience undesirable impacts more frequently than parents of children without ADHD. The aim of this study was to evaluate wh... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Clinical effects of intravenous bupropion misuse reported to a regional poison center - McCabe DJ, McGillis E, Willenbring BA.
Bupropion is an antidepressant medication with expanding indications including smoking cessation, weight loss, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, seasonal affective disorder, and amphetamine dependence. Despite its increasing popularity among provid... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

New blueprint of brain connections reveals extensive reach of central regulator
(University of California - San Diego) UC San Diego researchers have generated a new map of connectivity from a part of the brain called the basal ganglia, a hub for regulating motor and behavior functions. The breadth of connections revealed could potentially open avenues for intervention of Parkinson's disease and other disorders such as Tourette's syndrome, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and obsessive-compulsive disorder. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - April 5, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Learning and attention deficit/hyperactivity disorders as risk factors for prolonged concussion recovery in children and adolescents - Martin AK, Petersen AJ, Sesma HW, Koolmo MB, Ingram KM, Slifko KB, Nguyen VN, Doss RC, Linabery AM.
OBJECTIVE: Examine pre-existing learning disorders (LD) and attention deficit/hyperactivity disorders (ADHD) as risk factors for prolonged recovery and increased symptomology following pediatric mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI). METHODS: We condu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 26, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy Tied to Child Neurodevelopment
THURSDAY, March 25, 2021 -- Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy (HDP) are associated with modestly increased risks for autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) and possibly attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in offspring, according to a study... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - March 25, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

SNRI'Shows Promise' for Comorbid ADHD, PTSD SNRI'Shows Promise' for Comorbid ADHD, PTSD
The SNRI atomoxetine may help improve outcomes for patients with both attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and posttraumatic stress disorder, new research suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - March 22, 2021 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Suicidality and self-harm in adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and subsyndromal ADHD - Mulraney M, Zendarski N, Coghill D.
Self-harm and suicidality (ideation and attempts) are common in adolescents. In a nationally representative study, approximately 8%, 7.5%, and 2.4% of 12 –17-year-old Australians engaged in self-harm, suicidal ideation or a suicide attempt in the previ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Adult ADHD Can Mean Fewer Jobs, Worse Pay
THURSDAY, March 18, 2021 -- A new study finds that attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) continues to hamper people long after childhood ends. Researchers found that adults with ADHD often have a harder time holding their own in the... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 18, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Risk factors for bullying victimization in children with neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) - Stavinoha PL, Solesbee C, Swearer SM, Svoboda S, Klesse LJ, Holland AA.
Neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) is an autosomal disorder associated with numerous physical stigmata. Children with NF1 are at known risk for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), academic struggles, and significant social difficulties and adverse... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The association between the score of adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity traits and risky driving behaviors with alcohol intake and narcotics consumption among Iranian motorcyclists - Akabri M, Sarikhani Y, Khatami K, Ardalan A, Safarpour H, Imanieh MH, Ostovar T, Tabrizi R, Mani A, Heydari ST, Bagheri Lankarani K.
This study aimed to investigate the association between the score of adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity (ADHD) traits... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Inattention, impulsivity, and hyperactivity in deaf children are not due to deficits in inhibitory control, but may reflect an adaptive strategy - Daza Gonz ález MT, Phillips-Silver J, López Liria R, Gioiosa Maurno N, Fernández García L, Ruiz-Castañeda P.
The present study had two main aims: (1) to determine whether deaf children show higher rates of key behaviors of ADHD (inattentive, hyperactive, and impulsive behaviors) and of Conduct Disorder-CD-(disruptive, aggressive, or antisocial behaviors) than hea... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Perceptions and attitudes of correctional staff toward ADHD-a challenging disorder in everyday prison life - Buadze A, Friedl N, Schleifer R, Young S, Schneeberger A, Liebrenz M.
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder that is associated with risk-taking behaviors, poor self-control, and interpersonal difficulties. Affected individuals have an increased probability of involvement with the cr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adults with intellectual disability
This report aims to provide an up-to-date review of the current evidence base, clarify the diagnostic process and summarise the management of ADHD in the ID population. It aims to guide psychiatrists working with people with ID to identify and treat comorbid ADHD. The report discusses factors that need to be considered and the value of screening and diagnosing ADHD alongside the pitfalls of not recognising it. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - March 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

College Students With ADHD Have Lower Grades, Higher Dropout Rates
WEDNESDAY, March 3, 2021 -- College students with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) have a harder time making it to graduation than their peers do, a new study suggests. Researchers found that of 400 students they followed, those with... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Could ADHD Raise Odds for More Serious Psychiatric Ills?
TUESDAY, March 2, 2021 -- As if attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) isn't already tough on a child, new research suggests the condition might also raise the odds for a psychotic disorder later in life. But parents should not panic. " I... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 2, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Strep Throat Doesn't Worsen Tourette But May Affect ADHD: Study
TUESDAY, March 2, 2021 -- Strep throat doesn't appear to aggravate Tourette syndrome and other chronic tic disorders in youngsters, according to a new study. But it did find an association between strep infection and increased hyperactivity and... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 2, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Racial, Ethnic Disparities Found in Diagnosis, Treatment of ADHD
MONDAY, March 1, 2021 -- There are racial and ethnic disparities evident in the diagnosis and treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), according to a study published online March 1 in JAMA Network Open. Yu Shi, M.D., M.P.H.,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - March 1, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Childhood ADHD May Raise Risk for Later Psychotic Disorder
MONDAY, March 1, 2021 -- A childhood diagnosis of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is associated with an increased risk for a subsequent psychotic disorder, according to a review published online Feb. 24 in JAMA... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - March 1, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Behind the wheels with autism and ADHD: brain networks involved in driving hazard detection - Bednarz HM, Stavrinos D, Svancara AM, Sherrod GM, Deshpande HD, Kana RK.
Driving is a cognitively challenging task, and many individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) or with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) struggle to drive safely and effectively. Previous evidence suggests that core neuropsychological de... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 1, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Children with ADHD have a greater lifetime history of concussion: results from the ABCD study - Cook N, Karr JE, Iverson G.
This case-control study using baseline data from the population cohort Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development (ABCD) Study ® compared lifetime history of concussion between children with and without attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). We hypot... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 1, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Correction to: Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and lifetime cannabis use: genetic overlap and causality - Soler Artigas M, S ánchez-Mora C, Rovira P, Richarte V, Garcia-Martínez I, Pagerols M, Demontis D, Stringer S, Vink JM, Børglum AD, Neale BM, Franke B, Faraone SV, Casas M, Ramos-Quiroga JA, Ribasés M.
Following publication of this article, Benjamin M. Neale contacted the journal to request the addition of the following text to the 'Conflict of Interest' declaration: 'B.N. is a member of the scientific advisory board at Deep Genomics and RBNC Therapeutic... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 1, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Childhood ADHD Increases Risk Of Developing Schizophrenia Or Other Psychotic Disorders
Childhood attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is linked to an increase risk of psychotic disorders such as schizophrenia, according to a recent study published in JAMA Psychiatry. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - February 28, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Anuradha Varanasi, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Source Type: news

Before the damage is done: early childhood hyperactivity difficulties in adolescents with deliberate self-harm - findings from the DALSC cohort - Evald TA, M øhl B.
BACKGROUND: Deliberate self-harm (DSH) is a growing issue among Danish adolescents, and a dramatic increase in the incidence of DSH has been observed since the turn of the millennium. The importance of early childhood factors on later development has been ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Motivational interviewing plus behavioral activation for alcohol misuse in college students with ADHD - Meinzer MC, Oddo LE, Vasko JM, Murphy JG, Iwamoto D, Lejuez CW, Chronis-Tuscano A.
OBJECTIVE: College is a high-risk period for the initiation and escalation of problem alcohol use. College students with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are at particularly high risk for experiencing alcohol-related negative consequences re... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Polypharmacy in the management of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in children and adolescents: a review and update - Baker M, Huefner JC, Bellonci C, Hilt R, Carlson GA.
This article reviews studies investigating effectiveness o... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Lockdowns Are Leaving Kids With ADHD in Crisis
FRIDAY, Feb. 19, 2021 -- When clinical psychologist Maggie Sibley thinks about the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on children and adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, she worries most about the older teens who may drop out... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 19, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Her White Blood Count Was Dangerously Low. Was Med School Still Safe?
She was days away from defending her dissertation when her doctor told her she needed to have a biopsy that could change her life. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lisa Sanders, M.D. Tags: Medicine and Health Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Adderall (Drug) Source Type: news

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptom dimensions differentially predict adolescent peer problems: findings from two longitudinal studies - Ahmad SI, Meza JI, Posserud MB, Brevik EJ, Hinshaw SP, Lundervold AJ.
INTRODUCTION: Previous findings that inattention (IA) and hyperactive/impulsive (HI) symptoms predict later peer problems have been mixed. Utilizing two culturally diverse samples with shared methodologies, we assessed the predictive power of dimensionally... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Association of psychiatric comorbidities with the risk of transport accidents in ADHD and MPH - Liu YC, Chen VCH, Yang YH, Chen YL, Gossop M.
AIMS: Although the relationship between attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and transport accidents has been shown, there is limited information on the relationship between medication and dose-response effects and transport accident risk. This ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

ADHD, DBD and aggressiveness: Risky genetic factors
(University of Barcelona) People with attention-deficit / hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) combined with disruptive behaviour disorders (DBDs) share about the 80% of genetic variants associated with aggressive and antisocial behaviours. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - February 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

ADHD and accidents over the life span - a systematic review - Brunkhorst-Kanaan N, Libutzki B, Reif A, Larsson H, McNeill RV, Kittel-Schneider S.
Studies have demonstrated an increased risk of accidents and injuries in children, adolescents and adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). However, little is known about how accident risk may alter over the lifespan. Additionally, it w... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 16, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

A bad start: the combined effects of early onset substance use and ADHD and CD on criminality patterns, substance abuse and psychiatric comorbidity among young violent offenders - Hildebrand Karl én M, Nilsson T, Wallinius M, Billstedt E, Hofvander B.
Substance abuse, conduct disorder (CD) and attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are all known risk factors for developing aggressive behaviors, criminality, other psychiatric comorbidity and substance use disorders (SUD). Since early age of onse... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Risk for substance use among adolescents at-risk for childhood victimization: the moderating role of ADHD - Garc ía BH, Vázquez AL, Moses JO, Cromer KD, Morrow AS, Villodas MT.
BACKGROUND: Youth who are victimized by violence are at heightened risk for substance use (SU) during adolescence, a period characterized by elevated impulsivity and risk-taking behavior. This risk may be magnified by attention-deficit/hyperactivity disord... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The effectiveness of lurasidone add-on for residual aggressive behavior and obsessive symptoms in antipsychotic-treated children and adolescents with Tourette syndrome: preliminary evidence from a case series - Colizzi M, Bortoletto R, Zoccante L.
Children and adolescents with Tourette syndrome may suffer from comorbid psychological and behavioral difficulties, primarily Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder-related manifestations including impulsive, aggressive, and disruptive behavior, and Obse... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Group A Strep Exposure Does Not Worsen Chronic Tic in Youth
GAS exposures associated with longitudinal changes of hyperactivity - impulsivity symptom severity (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - February 11, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Infections, Neurology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Misuse of opioid drugs during pregnancy could have lasting impact on child's development
(University of Maryland School of Medicine) Researchers at the University of Maryland School of Medicine now have preliminary but striking evidence that suggests that such exposure can cause long-lasting impairment in the brain's ability to process sensory information. These impairments may give rise to autism, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, and substance use disorders during adolescence. The landmark study was recently published inJournal of Neuroscience. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

ADHD and offending - Young S, Cocallis K.
OBJECTIVES: International studies have reported disproportionately higher rates of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) among youth and adult offenders across police custody, prison, probation and forensic mental health settings, estimated to fa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Parent training in non-violent resistance for children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: a controlled outcome study - Schorr-Sapir I, Gershy N, Apter A, Omer H.
Current forms of parent training for childhood attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are often insufficient. Many families drop out of the training, and treatment gains are often not maintained. Nonviolent resistance parent training (NVR) focuses... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Prevalence of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in people with mood disorders: a systematic review and meta-analysis - Sandstrom A, Perroud N, Alda M, Uher R, Pavlova B.
OBJECTIVE: Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in mood disorders is associated with unfavourable outcomes, including more frequent mood episodes, and increased risk of suicide. The reported prevalence of ADHD in individuals with mood disorders ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Adolescents with ADHD do not take longer to recover from concussion - Cook NE, Iverson GL, Maxwell B, Zafonte R, Berkner PD.
The objective of this study was to determine whether adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) have prolonged return to school and sports following concussion compared to those without ADHD and whether medication status or concussion... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 3, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The effect of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) on driving behavior and risk perception - Lidestam B, Selander H, Vaa T, Thorslund B.
OBJECTIVE: To examine the effect of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) on differences in driving behavior and risk perception, in experienced drivers. METHODS: A total of 147 experienced drivers participated in the study. Drivers with ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Detecting ADHD with near perfect accuracy
(University at Buffalo) A new study led by a University at Buffalo researcher has identified how specific communication among different brain regions, known as brain connectivity, can serve as a biomarker for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - January 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Gender differences in externalizing and internalizing problems in Singaporean children and adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder - Lau TWI, Lim CG, Acharryya S, Lim-Ashworth N, Tan YR, Fung SSD.
BACKGROUND: Studies on gender differences in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) comorbidities in the Asian populations have been limited and previous studies have shown inconclusive findings. Singapore is a city-state country in Southeast Asia... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Polygenic risk for autism, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, schizophrenia, major depressive disorder, and neuroticism is associated with the experience of childhood abuse - Ratanatharathorn A, Koenen KC, Chibnik LB, Weisskopf MG, Rich-Edwards JW, Roberts AL.
People who experience childhood abuse are at increased risk of mental illness. Twin studies suggest that inherited genetic risk for mental illness may account for some of these associations. Yet, the hypothesis that individuals who have experienced childho... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Association between attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and aggression subscales in adolescents - Yoo HJ, Han JM, Kim K, Song G, Yee J, Chung JE, Lee KE, Gwak HS.
INTRODUCTION: The aim of this study is to identify the association between Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) proneness and aggressive propensity in adolescents. METHODS: A quantitative, large-scale, cross-sectional study was perform... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Feigning ADHD and stimulant misuse among Dutch university students - Fuermaier ABM, Tucha O, Koerts J, Tucha L, Thome J, Faltraco F.
The increasing number of university students seeking diagnosis of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), and findings of an increased stimulant misuse among university students, has raised concerns regarding the credibility of the symptoms of t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Polygenic risk and the course of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder from childhood to young adulthood: findings from a nationally-representative cohort - Agnew-Blais JC, Belsky DW, Caspi A, Danese A, Moffitt TE, Polanczyk GV, Sugden K, Wertz J, Williams B, Lewis CM, Arseneault L.
OBJECTIVE: To understand whether genetic risk for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is associated with course of the disorder across childhood and into young adulthood. METHOD: Participants were from the Environmental Risk (E-Risk) ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news