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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)


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AD/HD: An Overview Of Current Perspectives

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  • Burd, L. (2016). FASD and ADHD: Are they related and How? BMC Psychiatry, 16:325 DOI 10.1186/s12888-016-1028-x
  • Charach, A., Yeung, E., Volpe, T., Goodale, T., & DosReis, S. (2014). Exploring stimulant treatment in ADHD: narratives of young adolescents and their parents. BMC Psychiatry, 14:110.
  • Connolly, J., Glessner, J., Elia, J., & Hakonarson, H. (2015). ADHD & Pharmacotherapy: Past, Present and Future: A Review of the Changing Landscape of Drug Therapy for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Ther Innov Regul Sci, 49(5): 632–642. doi: 10.1177/2168479015599811
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  • Raman, S. R., Marshall, S. W., Gaynes, B. N., Haynes, K., Naftel, A. J., & Sturmer, T. (2015). An Observational Study of Pharmacological Treatment in Primary Care of Children with ADHD in the United Kingdom. Psychiatric Services, 66:6, 617-624.
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  • Rivero, T. S., Nuñez, L. M., Pires, E. U., & Bueno, O. F. (2015). ADHD Rehabilitation through Video Gaming: A Systematic Review Using PRISMA Guidelines of the Current Findings and the Associated Risk of Bias. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 6, 151.
  • Schoenfelder, E.N. and Kollins, S.H. (2016). Topical Review: ADHD and Health-Risk Behaviors: Toward Prevention and Health Promotion. J Pediatr Psychol, 41 (7): 735-740. doi: 10.1093/jpepsy/jsv162
  • Shenfield, T. (2014). The Medication for ADHD Conundrum. Advanced Psychology: Child Psychology and Parenting Blog.
  • Siegel, C. E., Laska, E. M., Wanderling, J. A., Hernandez, J. C., & Levenson, R. B. (2015). Prevalence and Diagnosis Rates of Childhood ADHD Among Racial-Ethnic Groups in a Public Mental Health System. Psychiatric Services, 67:2, 199-205.
  • Sinha, A., Lewis, O., Kumar, R., Yeruva, S. H., & Curry, B. H. (2016). Adult ADHD Medications and Their Cardiovascular Implications. Case Reports in Cardiology, 2016. doi:10.1155/2016/2343691
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