Factor structure and cultural factors of disruptive behaviour disorders symptoms in Italian children.

@article{Zuddas2006FactorSA,
  title={Factor structure and cultural factors of disruptive behaviour disorders symptoms in Italian children.},
  author={Alessandro Zuddas and Gian Marco Marzocchi and Jaap Oosterlaan and Pina Cavolina and Bernadette Ancilletta and Joseph A. Sergeant},
  journal={European psychiatry : the journal of the Association of European Psychiatrists},
  year={2006},
  volume={21 6},
  pages={410-8}
}
OBJECTIVE Poor parent and teacher awareness for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and the scepticism of many clinicians on the prevalence of the disorder, make Italy an interesting environment in which to verify neuropsychological constructs generated in a predominantly Northern American cultural contest. The aim of the study was to verify, by factor confirmatory analysis, the empirical validity of the DSM constructs underlying the diagnostic criteria for developmental disruptive… CONTINUE READING