Reduced capacity in a dichotic memory test for adult patients with ADHD.

  title={Reduced capacity in a dichotic memory test for adult patients with ADHD.},
  author={Niels Dige and Eija Maahr and Gunnel Backenroth-Ohsako},
  journal={Journal of attention disorders},
  volume={13 6},
OBJECTIVE To evaluate whether a dichotic memory test would reveal deficits in short-term working-memory recall and long-term memory recall in a group of adult patients with ADHD. METHODS A dichotic memory test with ipsilateral backward speech distraction in an adult ADHD group (n = 69) and a control group (n = 66) is used to compare performance between the groups and inside the subgroups of ADHD diagnosed with DSM-IV. RESULTS The ADHD participants showed significant impairment in the… CONTINUE READING


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