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Behavioral interventions in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials across multiple outcome domains
OBJECTIVE: Behavioral interventions are recommended as attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) treatments. However, a recent meta-analysis found no effects on core ADHD symptoms when raters were probably blind to ...
Does psychostimulant treatment in children with ADHD increase later risk of substance use disorder?
Psychostimulants are the first choice medication in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Despite the proven high efficacy of psychostimulants, at least in the short term, for ADHD core symptoms, ...
Locomotor activity measures in the diagnosis of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: Meta-analyses and new findings
INTRODUCTION: Our aim was to assess differences in movement measures in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) vs. typically developing (TD) controls.
Role of ADHD symptoms as a contributing factor to obesity in patients with MC4R mutations
Besides the crucial role of genetic susceptibility in the development of early-onset obesity, it has been shown that feeding behavior could contribute to increased body weight. A significant association between obesity/overweight ...
Neurofeedback for ADHD: A review of current evidence
Considerable scientific effort has been directed at developing effective treatments for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Among alternative treatment approaches, neurofeedback has gained some promising ...
Sleep and ADHD: What we know and what we do not know
The awareness of a link between sleep disturbances and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is not novel at all. In 1957, Laufer and Denhoff wrote: “Generally the parents of hyperkinetic children are so desperate ...
Computer-based cognitive training for ADHD: A review of current evidence
There has been an increasing interest in and the use of computer-based cognitive training as a treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). The authors' review of current evidence, based partly on a stringent ...
The relationship between ADHD and obesity: Implications for therapy
Increasing attention is being paid to the relationship between attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and obesity. While most available research focused on determining the extent of the association between ADHD ...
Prevalence of obesity in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: Study protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis
Introduction: An increasing number of clinical and epidemiological studies suggest a possible association between attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and obesity/overweight. However, overall evidence is mixed. ...