Childhood brain function differences in delinquent and non-delinquent hyperactive boys.

@article{Satterfield1984ChildhoodBF,
  title={Childhood brain function differences in delinquent and non-delinquent hyperactive boys.},
  author={James H. Satterfield and Anne M. Schell},
  journal={Electroencephalography and clinical neurophysiology},
  year={1984},
  volume={57 3},
  pages={199-207}
}
Childhood electrophysiological and clinical measures were obtained in 110 hyperactive (HA) and 76 normal children, who were later followed up as adolescents. Official arrest data were obtained on all subjects and used to measure outcome. The usual interpretation, that the presence of a brain function abnormality suggests a poor prognosis, does not apply to the clinical EEG, EEG spectral and ERP measures obtained on these HA boys. In fact, the converse was found to be true, that is EEG and ERP… CONTINUE READING

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