The prevalence and correlates of adult ADHD in the United States: results from the National Comorbidity Survey Replication.
Efforts are needed to increase the detection and treatment of adult ADHD and research is needed to determine whether effective treatment would reduce the onset, persistence, and severity of disorders that co-occur with adult ADHD.
The World Health Organization adult ADHD self-report scale (ASRS): a short screening scale for use in the general population
The unweighted six-question ASRS screener should be preferred to the full ASRS, both in community surveys and in clinical outreach and case-finding initiatives.
Validity of the World Health Organization Adult ADHD Self‐Report Scale (ASRS) Screener in a representative sample of health plan members
- R. Kessler, L. Adler, M. Gruber, C. Sarawate, T. Spencer, D. V. Van Brunt
- Psychology, MedicineInternational Journal of Methods in Psychiatric…
- 1 June 2007
The brevity and ability to discriminate DSM‐IV cases from non‐cases make the six‐question ASRS Screener attractive for use both in community epidemiological surveys and in clinical outreach and case‐finding initiatives.
Validity of pilot Adult ADHD Self- Report Scale (ASRS) to Rate Adult ADHD symptoms.
- L. Adler, T. Spencer, K. Secnik
- Psychology, MedicineAnnals of clinical psychiatry : official journal…
- 1 June 2006
The pilot Adult ADHD Self-Report Scale symptom checklist is a reliable and valid scale for evaluating ADHD for adults and shows a high internal consistency and high concurrent validity with the rater-administered ADHD RS.
Cingulate-Precuneus Interactions: A New Locus of Dysfunction in Adult Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
Patterns and Predictors of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Persistence into Adulthood: Results from the National Comorbidity Survey Replication
Misuse and diversion of stimulants prescribed for ADHD: a systematic review of the literature.
The literature suggests that individuals both with and without ADHD misuse stimulant medications and the need to carefully monitor high-risk individuals for the use of nonprescribed stimulants and educate individuals with ADHD as to the pitfalls of the misuse and diversion of the stimulants.
Atomoxetine in adults with ADHD: two randomized, placebo-controlled studies
Network homogeneity reveals decreased integrity of default-mode network in ADHD
The Prevalence and Effects of Adult Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder on Work Performance in a Nationally Representative Sample of Workers
- R. Kessler, L. Adler, T. B. Üstün
- Medicine, PsychologyJournal of Occupational and Environmental…
- 1 June 2005
ADHD is a common and costly workplace condition and effectiveness trials are needed to estimate the region of interest of workplace ADHD screening and treatment programs.