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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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.

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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 1685 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Revisiting the co-existence of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and Chronic Tic Disorder in childhood-The case of colour discrimination, sustained attention and interference control.
 

Author(s): Henrik Uebel-von Sandersleben, Björn Albrecht, Aribert Rothenberger, Anke Fillmer-Heise, Veit Roessner, Joseph Sergeant, Rosemary Tannock, Tobias Banaschewski

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Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Chronic Tic Disorder (CTD) are two common and frequently co-existing disorders, probably following an additive model. But this is not yet clear for the basic sensory function of colour processing sensitive to dopaminergic functioning ...

Last Updated: 8 Jun 2017

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Prenatal antidepressant use and risk of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in offspring: population based cohort study.
 

Author(s): Kenneth K C Man, Esther W Chan, Patrick Ip, David Coghill, Emily Simonoff, Phyllis K L Chan, Wallis C Y Lau, Martijn J Schuemie, Miriam C J M Sturkenboom, Ian C K Wong

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Objective To assess the potential association between prenatal use of antidepressants and the risk of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in offspring.Design Population based cohort study.Setting Data from the Hong Kong population based electronic medical records on ...

Last Updated: 1 Jun 2017

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Shared and differentiated motor skill impairments in children with dyslexia and/or attention deficit disorder: From simple to complex sequential coordination.
 

Author(s): Marie-Ève Marchand-Krynski, Olivier Morin-Moncet, Anne-Marie Bélanger, Miriam H Beauchamp, Gabriel Leonard

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Dyslexia and Attention deficit disorder (AD) are prevalent neurodevelopmental conditions in children and adolescents. They have high comorbidity rates and have both been associated with motor difficulties. Little is known, however, about what is shared or differentiated in dyslexia ...

Last Updated: 25 May 2017

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The terms "Attention Deficit Disorder" returned 315 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Gastrointestinal adverse events during methylphenidate treatment of children and adolescents with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: A systematic review with meta-analysis and Trial Sequential Analysis of randomised clinical trials.
 

Author(s): Mathilde Holmskov, Ole Jakob Storebø, Carlos R Moreira-Maia, Erica Ramstad, Frederik Løgstrup Magnusson, Helle B Krogh, Camilla Groth, Donna Gillies, Morris Zwi, Maria Skoog, Christian Gluud, Erik Simonsen

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To study in more depth the relationship between type, dose, or duration of methylphenidate offered to children and adolescents with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and their risks of gastrointestinal adverse events based on our Cochrane systematic review.

Last Updated: 15 Jun 2017

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[Heritability and genetic comorbidity of attention deficit disorder with hyperactivity].
 

Author(s): Giannina Puddu, Paula Rothhammer, Ximena Carrasco, Francisco Aboitiz, Francisco Rothhammer

Journal: Rev Med Chil. 2017 Mar;145(3):368-372.

 

This review aims to summarize information about the genetic etiology of attention deficit disorder with hyperactivity (ADHD), with particular reference to the contributions of our research group. We also discuss the genetic comorbidity estimated from genome-wide single nucleotide ...

Last Updated: 26 May 2017

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Allergic diseases in children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Celine Miyazaki, Momoko Koyama, Erika Ota, Toshiyuki Swa, Linda B Mlunde, Rachel M Amiya, Yoshiyuki Tachibana, Kiwako Yamamoto-Hanada, Rintaro Mori

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Reports of frequent manifestation of allergic diseases in children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) have been the subject of mounting clinical interest. However, evidence supporting the association between ADHD and allergies is inconsistent and has yet to be systematically ...

Last Updated: 31 Mar 2017

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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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Early Interventions in Children With Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Attention Deficit Disorder With Hyperactivity; Preschool Child

 

Last Updated: 18 May 2017

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