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Mindfulness Meditation Training in Adults and Adolescents With ADHD
Objective: ADHD is a childhood-onset psychiatric condition that often continues into adulthood. Stimulant medications are the mainstay of treatment; however, additional approaches are frequentlyExpand
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Second-generation antipsychotic medications in children and adolescents.
OBJECTIVE We reviewed available pediatric literature on second-generation antipsychotic medications to assess current evidence of efficacy and safety. METHOD An English language MEDLINE searchExpand
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Analog classroom assessment of a once-daily mixed amphetamine formulation, SLI381 (Adderall XR), in children with ADHD.
OBJECTIVES This investigation was conducted primarily to assess the safety and efficacy of SLI381 (Adderall XR), developed as a once-daily treatment for children with attention-deficit/hyperactivityExpand
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Risperidone in children and adolescents with pervasive developmental disorder: pilot trial and follow-up.
Dopamine receptor antagonists, particularly haloperidol, have been the most effective medications in currently available double-blind placebo-controlled studies for treating the disruptive behaviorsExpand
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Methylphenidate and desipramine in hospitalized children: I. Separate and combined effects on cognitive function.
OBJECTIVE The separate and combined effects of methylphenidate and desipramine on cognitive function were investigated in 16 psychiatrically hospitalized children with primary, secondary, and mixedExpand
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The impact of terrorism on children and adolescents: terror in the skies, terror on television.
Terrorist attacks and their aftermath have had a powerful impact on children and their families. Media and television exposure of terrorist events throughout the world has increased during the pastExpand
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Lithium in hospitalized children at 4 and 8 weeks: mood, behavior and cognitive effects.
Eleven psychiatrically hospitalized children were treated with lithium carbonate for a minimum of 8 weeks. Based on literature review, their psychopathology, diagnoses and family history suggestedExpand
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No effect of adjunctive fluoxetine on eating behavior or weight phobia during the inpatient treatment of anorexia nervosa: an historical case-control study.
A six-week open label clinical trial investigated the response to fluoxetine in adolescents hospitalized for treatment of anorexia nervosa. Patients were drawn from consecutive admissions to aExpand
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Objective Structured Clinical Interview Training using a Virtual Human Patient
We present an approach that allows novice mental health clinicians to conduct an interview with a virtual character that emulates an adolescent male with conduct disorder. Expand
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The Comorbidity of ADHD and Bipolar Disorder: Any Less Confusion?
The clinical confusion surrounding childhood ADHD and bipolar disorder centers on overlaps between severe ADHD with mood lability and mania/hypomania. Perplexity has been exacerbated by the removalExpand
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