Long-Term Memory Performance in Adult ADHD

  title={Long-Term Memory Performance in Adult ADHD},
  author={Timo Skodzik and Heinz Holling and Anya Pedersen},
  journal={Journal of Attention Disorders},
  pages={267 - 283}
Objective: Memory problems are a frequently reported symptom in adult ADHD, and it is well-documented that adults with ADHD perform poorly on long-term memory tests. However, the cause of this effect is still controversial. The present meta-analysis examined underlying mechanisms that may lead to long-term memory impairments in adult ADHD. Method: We performed separate meta-analyses of measures of memory acquisition and long-term memory using both verbal and visual memory tests. In addition… 

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