Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)

@article{Dalsgaard2012AttentiondeficithyperactivityD,
  title={Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)},
  author={S{\o}ren Dalsgaard},
  journal={European Child \& Adolescent Psychiatry},
  year={2012},
  volume={22},
  pages={43-48}
}
  • S. Dalsgaard
  • Published 1 February 2013
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
The proposed revision of the diagnostic criteria in DSM-5 for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) will not fundamentally change the concept of ADHD. This is mainly due to the fact that, DSM-5 will retain the exact DSM-IV wording of all 18 symptoms, but will add new examples that make the criteria more appropriate for children, adolescents and adults. The age of onset will also be changed from 7 to 12 years, the subtyping of the disorder will change, and pervasive developmental… Expand
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