Six-year outcome in subjects diagnosed with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder as adults

@inproceedings{Edvinsson2017SixyearOI,
  title={Six-year outcome in subjects diagnosed with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder as adults},
  author={Dan Edvinsson and Lisa Ekselius},
  booktitle={European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience},
  year={2017}
}
There are very few studies on the long-term outcome in subjects diagnosed with ADHD as adults. The objective of the present study was to assess this and relate the outcome to whether there was current medication or not and to other potential predictors of favourable outcome. A prospective clinical cohort of adults diagnosed with ADHD according to DSM-IV criteria was followed-up on an average of 6 years after first evaluation (n = 124; mean age 42 years, 51% males). ADHD symptom trajectories… CONTINUE READING
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