Prevalence and correlates of adult attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder: meta-analysis.

@article{Simon2009PrevalenceAC,
  title={Prevalence and correlates of adult attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder: meta-analysis.},
  author={Vikt{\'o}ria Simon and P{\'a}l Czobor and S{\'a}ra B{\'a}lint and {\'A}gnes M{\'e}sz{\'a}ros and Istv{\'a}n Bitter},
  journal={The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science},
  year={2009},
  volume={194 3},
  pages={
          204-11
        }
}
BACKGROUND In spite of the growing literature about adult attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), relatively little is known about the prevalence and correlates of this disorder. AIMS To estimate the prevalence of adult ADHD and to identify its demographic correlates using meta-regression analysis. METHOD We used the MEDLINE, PsycLit and EMBASE databases as well as hand-searching to find relevant publications. RESULTS The pooled prevalence of adult ADHD was 2.5% (95% CI 2.1-3.1… CONTINUE READING
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