Cognitive and electroencephalographic disturbances in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and sleep problems: New insights

@article{Sawyer2009CognitiveAE,
  title={Cognitive and electroencephalographic disturbances in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and sleep problems: New insights},
  author={Alyssa C P Sawyer and C. Richard Clark and Hannah A. D. Keage and Kathryn A. Moores and Evian Gordon},
  journal={Psychiatry Research},
  year={2009},
  volume={170},
  pages={183-191}
}
There is overlap between the behavioural symptoms and disturbances associated with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (AD/HD) and sleep problems. The aim of this study was to examine the extent of overlap in cognitive and electrophysiological disturbances identified in children experiencing sleep problems and children with AD/HD or both. Four groups (aged 7-18) were compared: children with combined AD/HD and sleep problems (n=32), children with AD/HD (n=52) or sleep problems (n=36) only… CONTINUE READING