Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder.

@article{Thapar2003AttentiondeficitHD,
  title={Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder.},
  author={Ajay K Thapar and Anita Thapar},
  journal={The British journal of general practice : the journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners},
  year={2003},
  volume={53 488},
  pages={
          225-30
        }
}
Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) affects between 1.4% and 6% of children. The importance of the role of primary care in the recognition and joint management of this disorder is being increasingly highlighted. Despite a wealth of research, the diagnosis and management of ADHD have attracted a good deal of controversy. In this discussion paper, we focus on the empirical basis for some of the more controversial aspects of ADHD, such as diagnosis (discussing both under- and… CONTINUE READING
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