Increased intraindividual variability is a marker of ADHD but also of dyslexia: A study on handwriting

@article{Borella2011IncreasedIV,
  title={Increased intraindividual variability is a marker of ADHD but also of dyslexia: A study on handwriting},
  author={Erika Borella and Christian Chicherio and Anna Maria Re and Vanessa Sensini and Cesare Cornoldi},
  journal={Brain and Cognition},
  year={2011},
  volume={77},
  pages={33-39}
}
It has been suggested that intraindividual variability (IIV) in neuropsychological tasks may be a specific characteristic of Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), but previous research has not thoroughly examined whether IIV also concerns academic performance or other types of developmental disabilities. The present study investigates the role of IIV in 15 children with ADHD without reading difficulties, 15 children with dyslexia without associated symptoms of ADHD, and 15 typically… CONTINUE READING