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The Wender Utah Rating Scale: an aid in the retrospective diagnosis of childhood attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
OBJECTIVE In an attempt to surmount the problem of retrospectively establishing the childhood diagnosis of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, the authors constructed the 61-item Wender UtahExpand
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Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder in adults.
  • P. Wender
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • The Psychiatric clinics of North America
  • 29 June 1995
Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is probably the most common chronic undiagnosed psychiatric disorder in adults. It is characterized by inattention and distractibility, restlessness,Expand
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Linkage of a neurophysiological deficit in schizophrenia to a chromosome 15 locus.
Inheritance of a defect in a neuronal mechanism that regulates response to auditory stimuli was studied in nine families with multiple cases of schizophrenia. The defect, a decrease in the normalExpand
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Prevalence of attention deficit–/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and comorbid disorders in young male prison inmates*
AbstractObjectiveThis study was performed to evaluate the prevalence of ADHD as well as comorbid conditions among young male prison inmates.MethodWe investigated 129 prison inmates (mean age ± SE:Expand
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Adults with ADHD
Abstract: Attention‐Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a common, genetically transmitted neurological disorder, with onset in childhood, probably mediated by decreased brain dopaminergicExpand
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[Reliability and validity of the Wender-Utah-Rating-Scale short form. Retrospective assessment of symptoms for attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder].
The diagnosis of adult attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) requires the retrospective assessment of ADHD symptoms in childhood. The Wender Utah Rating Scale (WURS) is helpful in detectingExpand
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[Wender Utah rating scale. The short-version for the assessment of the attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder in adults].
This work presents a statistical analysis of the German version of the Wender Utah rating scale (WURS) for the retrospective diagnosis of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adults.Expand
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ADHD in adults.
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adults is a common-and, frequently undiagnosed-psychiatric disorder. This article will focus on the symptoms, associated features, diagnosis,Expand
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[Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in adults. Benchmarking diagnosis using the Wender-Reimherr adult rating scale].
We report on a study comparing different systems for the diagnosis of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adulthood. Recruited for evaluation were 168 patients referred to our ADHDExpand
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A controlled study of methylphenidate in the treatment of attention deficit disorder, residual type, in adults.
Thirty-seven adult patients meeting the Utah criteria for attention deficit disorder, residual type, were entered into a double-blind crossover trial of methylphenidate and placebo. AExpand
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