Distinguishing borderline personality disorder from adult attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder: A clinical and dimensional perspective

@article{Prada2014DistinguishingBP,
  title={Distinguishing borderline personality disorder from adult attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder: A clinical and dimensional perspective},
  author={Paco Prada and Roland Hasler and Patrick Baud and Giovanna Bednarz and Stefano Ardu and Ivo Krejci and Rosetta Nicastro and Jean-Michel Aubry and Nader Perroud},
  journal={Psychiatry Research},
  year={2014},
  volume={217},
  pages={107-114}
}
Adult attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is frequently associated with borderline personality disorder (BPD). As both disorders share some core clinical features they are sometimes difficult to distinguish from one another. The present work aimed to investigate differences in the expression of impulsivity, anger and aggression, quality of life as well as the number and severity of the comorbidities between ADHD, BPD, comorbid BPD-ADHD and control subjects. ADHD and BPD-ADHD… Expand
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