Community survey of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder among primary school pupils in Benin City, Nigeria.

@article{Ambuabunos2011CommunitySO,
  title={Community survey of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder among primary school pupils in Benin City, Nigeria.},
  author={E A Ambuabunos and E G Ofovwe and Michael Okoeguale Ibadin},
  journal={Annals of African medicine},
  year={2011},
  volume={10 2},
  pages={91-6}
}
BACKGROUND Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common childhood neuro-developmental condition with early onset. ADHD affects children worldwide. However, there is a variation in the prevalence across different countries. In Nigeria, there is paucity of information on the prevalence. To provide the relevant information, a cross-sectional study was conducted between February and August 2006 among 1473 public primary school pupils aged 6-12 years selected systematically among… CONTINUE READING
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