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Efficacy of osmotic-release oral system (OROS) methylphenidate for mothers with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD): preliminary report of effects on ADHD symptoms and parenting.
OBJECTIVE A preliminary study to examine the efficacy of osmotic-release oral system (OROS) methylphenidate for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms and parenting behaviors inExpand
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Effects of Maternal Stimulant Medication on Observed Parenting in Mother–Child Dyads With Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
This pilot study of 23 mothers with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and their offspring with ADHD examined the effects of maternal stimulant medication on observed interactions.Expand
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Use of extinction and reinforcement to increase food consumption and reduce expulsion.
Extinction and reinforcement contingencies were used to treat 2 children with feeding disorders. Positive reinforcement and avoidance extinction effectively increased food acceptance but alsoExpand
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Five tips for managing pediatric dental anxiety.
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Can stimulant rebound mimic pediatric bipolar disorder?
The authors describe the case of a 7-year-old girl diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) who, following an unsuccessful trial of stimulant medication and subsequent moodExpand
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Children, sleep, and behavior: a complex association.
Pediatric sleep physiology begins with development of the sleep/wake cycle, and the origins of active versus quiet sleep. The 24-hour circadian cycle becomes established at 3-6 months. SleepExpand
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TV coverage of tragedies: what is the impact on children?
Violent acts such as a school shooting, domestic violence, suicides, gang fights, sexual assault, homicides, violence seen in the media (real or fantasy), and acts of terrorism have sudden,Expand
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The Effects of Behavioural Contracting and Preferred Reinforcement on Appointment Keeping
Abstract The current study demonstrates the efficacy of using a behavioural contingency contract in conjunction with family-selected reinforcers to increase appointment keeping among low incomeExpand
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Too much energy for rest. Sleep problems in children with ADHD.
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Attention deficit disorder: implications for dental practice.
ADHD is a common disorder that affects individuals of all ages. A thorough evaluation is necessary to make an accurate diagnosis. Symptoms of the disorder can be managed by pharmacological andExpand
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