Families of children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: a review.

  title={Families of children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: a review.},
  author={Lily T Hechtman},
  journal={Canadian journal of psychiatry. Revue canadienne de psychiatrie},
  volume={41 6},
  • Lily T Hechtman
  • Published 1996 in
    Canadian journal of psychiatry. Revue canadienne…
OBJECTIVES 1) To review the evidence of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and other conditions in family members (siblings and parents) of children with ADHD and determine the importance of genetic and environmental factors in this condition. 2) To describe the prospective 10-year follow-up of 65 families with ADHD children and 43 families of matched normal controls. 3) To review various studies that have looked at parent-child interactions with ADHD children on and off stimulant… CONTINUE READING


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