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.

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 1902 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Latent class analysis of attention and white matter correlation in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder.
 

Author(s): A S U Rossi, L M Moura, M C Miranda, M Muszkat, C B Mello, O F A Bueno

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This study aimed to explore attentional patterns among children with inattentive attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD-I) and children with typical development (TD), using a latent class analysis (LCA). Patterns of brain connectivity were also explored. The sample comprised ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Motor Proficiency in Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: Associations with Cognitive Skills and Symptom Severity].
 

Author(s): Halime Tuna Çak, Remzi Karaokur, Songül Atasavun Uysal, Abdülbaki Artık, Vesile Yıldız Kabak, Burak Karakök, Nilay Şahan, Yusuf Karaer, Başak Karabucak, Şeniz Özusta, Ebru Çengel Kültür

Journal: Turk Psikiyatri Derg. 2018 ;29(2):92-101.

 

Of children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), 45-70% have motor skill problems, which can adversely affect social competence, peer relations, and academic skills. The aim of this study is to assess motor skills in school-aged children with ADHD, and to elucidate ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The effects of psychostimulants on oral health and saliva in children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: A case-control study.
 

Author(s): C C Ertugrul, Z Kirzioglu, E Aktepe, H B Savas

Journal: Niger J Clin Pract. 2018 Sep;21(9):1213-1220.

 

This study investigated the dental health problems and saliva characteristics of children under psychostimulant therapy for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Attention Deficit Disorder" returned 340 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Effects of neurofeedback versus methylphenidate for the treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis of head-to-head trials.
 

Author(s): Lixia Yan, Junhua Zhang, Yang Yuan, Samuele Cortese

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Sep;97(39):e12623.

 

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is developmental disorder characterized by inattention and/or hyperactivity/impulsivity. Psychostimulants, including methylphenidate (MPH), are recommended as a first-line pharmacological intervention, whereas neurofeedback (NF) has ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Temporal discounting and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in childhood: reasons for devising different tasks.
 

Author(s): Daniel Augusto Utsumi, Mônica Carolina Miranda

Journal: Trends Psychiatry Psychother. ;40(3):248-252.

 

Temporal discounting (TD) describes how a certain reward is seen as less valuable the more its delivery is postponed. There are two main types of TD tasks, hypothetical and real, both of which use monetary rewards. Over the last few years, however, variants of these tasks have been ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Suicide risk in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder.
 

Author(s): Giancarlo Giupponi, Gloria Giordano, Ignazio Maniscalco, Denise Erbuto, Isabella Berardelli, Andreas Conca, David Lester, Paolo Girardi, Maurizio Pompili

Journal: Psychiatr Danub. 2018 Mar;30(1):2-10.

 

ADHD (Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder) is a common neurodevelopmental disorder that manifests itself during childhood with various combinations of symptoms, including inattention, hyperactivity and impulsivity. Research has shown that psychiatric comorbidities play an important ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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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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The Effects of Peer Co-led Educational Group Intervention for Adults With Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Attention Deficit Disorder With Hyperactivity

 

Last Updated: 27 Aug 2018

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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 2018

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