Effects of stimulant medications on the EEG of children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder

@article{Clarke2002EffectsOS,
  title={Effects of stimulant medications on the EEG of children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder},
  author={Adam Clarke and Robert J Barry and Dominique Bond and Rory McCarthy and Mark Selikowitz},
  journal={Psychopharmacology},
  year={2002},
  volume={164},
  pages={277-284}
}
Abstract Rationale. Stimulant medications are the most commonly used treatments for attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in North America and Australia, although it is still not entirely known how these medications work. Objectives. This study aimed to investigate the effects of stimulant medications on the EEG of children with the Combined subtype of ADHD. Method. An initial EEG was recorded during an eyes-closed resting condition and Fourier transformed to provide absolute and… CONTINUE READING