A clinican's guide to adult attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder.

@article{ModestoLowe2012ACG,
  title={A clinican's guide to adult attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder.},
  author={Vania Modesto-Lowe and Andrea L. Meyer and Victoria Soovajian},
  journal={Connecticut medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={76 9},
  pages={517-23}
}
While attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) has been traditionally viewed as a childhood ailment, longitudinal data suggest that it persists into adulthood for most affected individuals. Adult ADHD is now recognized as a legitimate diagnosis with clinical and epidemiological implications. It is estimated that 4% of American adults are afflicted by this disorder. There have been advances in adultADHD screening tools, diagnostic guidelines, medication delivery systems and psychosocial… CONTINUE READING