Age-related changes in quantitative EEG in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder.

@article{Bresnahan1999AgerelatedCI,
  title={Age-related changes in quantitative EEG in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder.},
  author={Susan M Bresnahan and Jennifer Weimer Anderson and Robert J Barry},
  journal={Biological psychiatry},
  year={1999},
  volume={46 12},
  pages={1690-7}
}
BACKGROUND Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children and adolescents is characterized by excessive restlessness and an extremely poor concentration span, resulting in impulsive and disruptive behavior. Clinical observation of ADHD in adults suggests that the hyperactivity component is diminished although the impulsive type behaviors remain apparent. EEG studies of children and adolescents with ADHD have reported significantly higher levels of low frequency activity… CONTINUE READING