The quality of life of children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder: a systematic review

@article{Danckaerts2009TheQO,
  title={The quality of life of children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder: a systematic review},
  author={M. Danckaerts and E. Sonuga-Barke and T. Banaschewski and J. Buitelaar and M. D{\"o}pfner and C. Hollis and P. Santosh and A. Rothenberger and J. Sergeant and H. Steinhausen and E. Taylor and A. Zuddas and D. Coghill},
  journal={European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry},
  year={2009},
  volume={19},
  pages={83 - 105}
}
Quality of life (QoL) describes an individual’s subjective perception of their position in life as evidenced by their physical, psychological, and social functioning. QoL has become an increasingly important measure of outcome in child mental health clinical work and research. Here we provide a systematic review of QoL studies in children and young people with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and address three main questions. (1) What is the impact of ADHD on QoL? (2) What are… Expand
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Observational Clinical Trial
The purpose of this study is to examine the feasibility and the effects of family-based interventions for children (aged 5-12) with neuropsychiatric and psychiatric disorders in… Expand
ConditionsADHD, Asperger Syndrome, Child Behavior Disorders
InterventionOther
The Quality of Life (QoL) in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
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