Stimulants for Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in children

Record ID 32010000866
Authors' objectives:

Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common disorder of childhood and adolescence that is characterized by symptoms of inattention and/or hyperactivity/impulsivity with symptoms persisting for at least 6 months and to an extent that is maladaptive and inconsistent with developmental level. Stimulant medications are widely used for the treatment of ADHD in children and adults.

Project Status: Completed
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Year Published: 2009
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: United States
MeSH Terms
  • Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
  • Central Nervous System Stimulants
Organisation Name: HAYES, Inc.
Contact Address: 157 S. Broad Street, Suite 200, Lansdale, PA 19446, USA. Tel: 215 855 0615; Fax: 215 855 5218
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Copyright: 2009 Winifred S. Hayes, Inc
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