How specific are executive functioning deficits in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and autism?

@article{Geurts2004HowSA,
  title={How specific are executive functioning deficits in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and autism?},
  author={Hilde M. Geurts and Sylvie Vert{\'e} and Jaap Oosterlaan and Herbert Roeyers and Joseph A. Sergeant},
  journal={Journal of child psychology and psychiatry, and allied disciplines},
  year={2004},
  volume={45 4},
  pages={836-54}
}
BACKGROUND The objective of this study is to identify intact and deficient cognitive processes in children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and children with high functioning autism (HFA). METHOD Three rigorously diagnosed groups of children aged between 6 and 12 years (54 ADHD, 41 HFA, and 41 normal controls) were tested on a wide range of tasks related to five major domains of executive functioning (EF): inhibition, visual working memory, planning, cognitive flexibility… CONTINUE READING
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