Do parents of children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) receive adequate information about the disorder and its treatments? A qualitative investigation

@inproceedings{Ahmed2014DoPO,
  title={Do parents of children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) receive adequate information about the disorder and its treatments? A qualitative investigation},
  author={Rana Adnan Ahmed and Jacqueline M Borst and Cheng Wei Yong and Parisa Aslani},
  booktitle={Patient preference and adherence},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is the most prevalent pediatric neurodevelopmental condition, commonly treated using pharmacological agents such as stimulant medicines. The use of these agents remains contentious, placing parents in a difficult position when deciding to initiate and/or continue their child's treatment. Parents refer to a range of information sources to assist with their treatment decision-making. This qualitative study aimed to investigate 1) parents… CONTINUE READING

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