Attention Deficit Disorder

Known as: ADD, Disorders, Attention Deficit, attention-deficit disorder 
A mental disorder characterized by inattention, easy distraction, careless mistakes and avoidance of tasks that require sustained mental focus. These… (More)
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a childhood-onset neurodevelopmental disorder with a prevalence of 1·4-3·0… (More)
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Findings from family and twin studies suggest that genetic contributions to psychiatric disorders do not in all cases… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
In recent years, three attentional networks have been defined in anatomical and functional terms. These functions involve… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Quantitative electroencephalogram (QEEG) was obtained from 407 children with attention deficit disorder. These QEEGs were… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
OBJECTIVE To estimate the increased use and the prevalence of methylphenidate (Ritalin) treatment of youth with attention deficit… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
OBJECTIVE Optimal diagnostic thresholds were determined for DSM-IV attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, and the psychometric… (More)
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Review
1991
Review
1991
OBJECTIVE Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is a heterogeneous disorder of unknown etiology. Little is known about the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
This study examined the specificity of deviations in patterns of normal brain asymmetry on the magnetic resonance imaging scans… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Children with attention deficit disorder with hyperactivity (ADD+H; N = 48) were compared with those without hyperactivity (ADD-H… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
This article describes a longitudinal analysis of the behavior of a birth cohort of 435 boys. 4 groups were defined at age 13 on… (More)
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