Treatment of attentional and hyperactivity problems in children with sympathomimetic drugs: a comprehensive review.

@article{Jacobvitz1990TreatmentOA,
  title={Treatment of attentional and hyperactivity problems in children with sympathomimetic drugs: a comprehensive review.},
  author={Deborah B Jacobvitz and L. Alan Sroufe and Monica Stewart and Nancy Leffert},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry},
  year={1990},
  volume={29 5},
  pages={677-88}
}
Issues concerning sympathomimetic drug treatment of children with attentional problems and hyperactivity are considered in light of cumulative and current research. These issues concern the atypical or "paradoxical" drug response of such children, predictability of drug response from neurological or biochemical assessments, and, especially, long-term outcome or effectiveness of sympathomimetic medication. Short-term drug effects on behavior and performance are well documented. However, follow… CONTINUE READING
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