Screening for ADHD in a Sample of Egyptian Adolescent School Students.

  title={Screening for ADHD in a Sample of Egyptian Adolescent School Students.},
  author={Zienab Bishry and Hisham A Ramy and Heba H El-Shahawi and Mona M El-Sheikh and Ahmed A El-Missiry and Marwa A El-Missiry},
  journal={Journal of attention disorders},
  volume={22 1},
OBJECTIVE To screen for ADHD in a sample of Egyptian adolescent students, and study the distribution of different subtypes of ADHD, associated comorbidities, and sociodemographic correlates. METHOD A total of 925 adolescents were randomly selected and screened by the Conners-Wells' Adolescent Self-Report Scale-Short form (CASS:S), and potential cases were further assessed by the Kiddie Schedule for Affective Disorders and Schizophrenia-Present and Lifetime versions (K-SADS-PL). RESULTS A… CONTINUE READING
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