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ADHD: What’s Myth and What’s Fact?
ADHD: seen only in kids; boys are more impaired vs girls; only stimulants work. Myths or facts?
ADHD in Adults: A Quiz for Primary Care
What does ADHD look like in adults? What signs/symptoms should be on your radar? Find out what you know and what you need to know.
Pediatric ADHD and the Cultural Psychotherapeutic Model
The authors discuss the assessment and treatment of pediatric ADHD within the framework of the cultural psychotherapeutic model.
Severe Mental Illness on the Decline in Youngsters--An 'Unexpected' Finding
Rates of severe mental illness in children and adolescents have dropped 16% since 1996, according to a new study. The lead author explains possible reasons for this surprising finding and concludes: "We're moving in the right direction!"
ADHD Symptoms Common in Adult Epilepsy
Symptoms occur in nearly 1 in 5 adults who have epilepsy. Their presence may have severe implications for patients’ quality of life.
Cardiovascular Safety of Stimulant Use Re-Examined
New national cohort prospective study finds increased, though rare, cardiovascular risks associated with stimulant use in children and adolescents with ADHD. Is your patient at risk?
A Back-to-Basics Approach to Managing ADHD?
What forces influence your decision to treat ADHD? Case vignettes and a back-to-basics approach may bring clarity to the diagnostic and therapeutic clinical processes that surround the decision.
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