Neuropsychological functioning of girls with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder followed prospectively into adolescence: evidence for continuing deficits?

@article{Hinshaw2007NeuropsychologicalFO,
  title={Neuropsychological functioning of girls with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder followed prospectively into adolescence: evidence for continuing deficits?},
  author={Stephen P. Hinshaw and Estol T Carte and Catherine Fan and Jonathan S Jassy and Elizabeth B. Owens},
  journal={Neuropsychology},
  year={2007},
  volume={21 2},
  pages={263-73}
}
The current study prospectively followed girls with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), along with a matched comparison sample, 5 years after childhood neuropsychological assessments. Follow-up neuropsychological measures emphasized attentional skills, executive functions, and language abilities. Paralleling childhood findings, the childhood-diagnosed ADHD group displayed moderate to large deficits in executive/attentional performance as well as in rapid naming relative to the… CONTINUE READING

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The current study prospectively followed girls with attention - deficit / hyperactivity disorder ( ADHD ) , along with a matched comparison sample , 5 years after childhood neuropsychological assessments .
The current study prospectively followed girls with attention - deficit / hyperactivity disorder ( ADHD ) , along with a matched comparison sample , 5 years after childhood neuropsychological assessments .
The current study prospectively followed girls with attention - deficit / hyperactivity disorder ( ADHD ) , along with a matched comparison sample , 5 years after childhood neuropsychological assessments .
The current study prospectively followed girls with attention - deficit / hyperactivity disorder ( ADHD ) , along with a matched comparison sample , 5 years after childhood neuropsychological assessments .
The current study prospectively followed girls with attention - deficit / hyperactivity disorder ( ADHD ) , along with a matched comparison sample , 5 years after childhood neuropsychological assessments .
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