Pharmacotherapy of emotional dysregulation in adults with ADHD: A systematic review and meta-analysis

@article{Lenzi2018PharmacotherapyOE,
  title={Pharmacotherapy of emotional dysregulation in adults with ADHD: A systematic review and meta-analysis},
  author={Francesca Lenzi and Samuele Cortese and Josephine Laverne Harris and Gabriele Masi},
  journal={Neuroscience \& Biobehavioral Reviews},
  year={2018},
  volume={84},
  pages={359-367}
}
HighlightsEmotional dysregulation (ED) significantly contributes to the psychosocial burden of ADHD.We showed that ADHD medications have only small‐to‐moderate effects on ED in adults.Further research on effective therapeutic strategies for ED in ADHD is needed. ABSTRACT Emotional dysregulation (ED) is a dysfunction in modifying an emotional state in an adaptive and goal oriented way, with excitability, ease anger, and mood lability. It is present in up to 70% of adults with ADHD, regardless of… Expand
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