Influence of rapid tryptophan depletion on laboratory-provoked aggression in children with ADHD.

@article{Stadler2007InfluenceOR,
  title={Influence of rapid tryptophan depletion on laboratory-provoked aggression in children with ADHD.},
  author={Christina Stadler and F. D. Zepf and Lothar Demisch and Marcus M Schmitt and M. Landgraf and Fritz Poustka},
  journal={Neuropsychobiology},
  year={2007},
  volume={56 2-3},
  pages={104-10}
}
BACKGROUND The present study investigated the effects of rapid tryptophan depletion (RTD), and the ensuing reduction of central nervous system levels of serotonin (5-HT), upon reactive aggression in patients with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Furthermore, it was asked whether the relation between 5-HT function and behavioural aggression in patients is influenced by their age, the intensity of their attention problems or their comorbid symptoms. METHODS The study employed a… CONTINUE READING

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