The association between punitive childhood experiences and hyperactivity.

Abstract

This study compared the abuse histories and home environments of adult males who had been referred for Attention Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) with that of their nonADHD siblings. Probands and brothers did not differ in their reporting of physical punishment, discipline, parental rejection, or positive parental contact, nor did they differ in their… (More)

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@article{Whitmore1993TheAB, title={The association between punitive childhood experiences and hyperactivity.}, author={Elizabeth A Whitmore and John R. Kramer and John F Knutson}, journal={Child abuse & neglect}, year={1993}, volume={17 3}, pages={357-66} }