Prevalence of ADHD among 7-9-Year-Old Children in Israel. A Comparison between Jewish and Arab Populations.

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INTRODUCTION The world prevalence of ADHD ranges between 5-10%. The prevalence in Israel was generally studied from prescriptions of methylphenidate and not from cohorts of children. METHODS We assessed the prevalence of ADHD among a cohort of early school age children in the Jewish and Arab populations using DSM-IV criteria and evaluated the difference… (More)

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@article{Ornoy2016PrevalenceOA, title={Prevalence of ADHD among 7-9-Year-Old Children in Israel. A Comparison between Jewish and Arab Populations.}, author={Asher Ornoy and Moran Ovadia and Dori Rivkin and Ellen Milshtein and Lital Barlev}, journal={The Israel journal of psychiatry and related sciences}, year={2016}, volume={53 2}, pages={3-8} }