Electroencephalographic biofeedback for the treatment of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder in childhood and adolescence.

@article{Holtmann2006ElectroencephalographicBF,
  title={Electroencephalographic biofeedback for the treatment of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder in childhood and adolescence.},
  author={Martin Holtmann and Christina Stadler},
  journal={Expert review of neurotherapeutics},
  year={2006},
  volume={6 4},
  pages={533-40}
}
Considerable scientific effort has been directed at developing effective treatments for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Among alternative treatment approaches, electroencephalographic (EEG) biofeedback has gained promising empirical support in recent years. Short-term effects were shown to be comparable to those of stimulant medication at the behavioral and neuropsychological level, leading to significant decreases of inattention, hyperactivity and impulsivity. In addition, EEG… CONTINUE READING

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