Adolescent clinical outcomes for young people with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder.

  title={Adolescent clinical outcomes for young people with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder.},
  author={Kate Langley and Tom Fowler and Tamsin Ford and Ajay K Thapar and Marianne Bernadette van den Bree and Gordon T. Harold and Michael J Owen and Michael C O'Donovan and Anita Thapar},
  journal={The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science},
  volume={196 3},
BACKGROUND Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is recognised as a common, disabling condition. Little information is available regarding the long-term outcomes for individuals with ADHD in the UK. AIMS To examine the 5-year outcome for a UK cohort of children with diagnosed, treated ADHD and identify whether maternal and social factors predict key outcomes. METHOD One hundred and twenty-six school-aged children (mean age 9.4 years, s.d. = 1.7) diagnosed with ADHD were reassessed… CONTINUE READING
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