Comorbidity of ADHD and Dyslexia

  title={Comorbidity of ADHD and Dyslexia},
  author={Eva German{\`o} and Antonella Gagliano and Paolo Curatolo},
  journal={Developmental Neuropsychology},
  pages={475 - 493}
Comorbidity of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and reading disorder (RD) is frequent. Comorbid subjects show a neuropsychological profile characterized by failure of various cognitive functions with an additive-effect that can determine more severe functional deficits. Comorbid RD may be a marker for a group of children with ADHD with more severe cognitive deficits, and a worse neuropsychological, academic, and behavioral outcome. The article focuses on the link between RD and… 
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