Comparison of a parent-rated DSM-IV measure of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and quantitative EEG parameters in an outpatient sample of children.

@article{Coolidge2007ComparisonOA,
  title={Comparison of a parent-rated DSM-IV measure of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and quantitative EEG parameters in an outpatient sample of children.},
  author={Frederick L. Coolidge and Michael T. Starkey and Brian S. Cahill},
  journal={Journal of clinical neurophysiology : official publication of the American Electroencephalographic Society},
  year={2007},
  volume={24 4},
  pages={348-51}
}
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) was investigated using the parent-as-respondent, 200-item, Coolidge Personality and Neuropsychology Inventory (CPNI) and a quantitative electroencephalograph (QEEG). Parents of 183 children (mean age = 12.2 years) brought to an outpatient private clinic for behavioral and/or emotional problems completed the CPNI including the 18-item DSM-IV-based ADHD scale and their children were also evaluated by QEEG. The correlation between the CPNI ADHD scale… CONTINUE READING