Assessing multitasking in children with ADHD using a modified Six Elements Test.

@article{Siklos2004AssessingMI,
  title={Assessing multitasking in children with ADHD using a modified Six Elements Test.},
  author={S. T. C. Siklos and Kimberly A. Kerns},
  journal={Archives of clinical neuropsychology : the official journal of the National Academy of Neuropsychologists},
  year={2004},
  volume={19 3},
  pages={347-61}
}
The study was designed to investigate whether children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) demonstrate a deficit in multitasking, measured by their performance on a modified Six Elements Test designed for use with children (C-SET). The C-SET was administered to 38 children, aged 7-13. The subjects comprised two groups: an ADHD sample (n = 19) and a community control sample (n = 19). The results show that the ADHD group performed significantly worse on the C-SET, in that they… CONTINUE READING

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