Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) treatment medications comparative chart.
Researchers performed a systematic review of PubMed literature until May2020 including clinical sequencing studies that utilized next-generation sequencing (NGS) in individuals with epilepsy, autism spectrum disorder (ASD), or intellectual disability (ID).
While previous studies suggest that structural variants (SVs) play an important role in the development and progression of ADHD, these studies focused mostly on those of European ancestry and coding regions. This particular study seeks to address the role of SVs in non-European populations and outside of coding regions.
Research conducted by the CDC concludes that the majority of adolescents, especially those aged 12 to 14 years, are not receiving comprehensive health care transition planning by their primary care provider.
Individuals with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) face higher financial distress and subsequent suicide risk.
While the prevalence of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder is generally lower among Black individuals compared with the general population, black individuals living in countries where they are considered a minority population group are underrepresented in studies evaluating ADHD.
This study highlights the importance of transdiagnostic approaches to psychiatry.
Researchers conducted a retrospective study to assess self-injury behavior in patients with bipolar disorder and comorbid ADHD after initiation of a central stimulant.
Black individuals may be at higher risk for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder than the general US population.
An increased risk of ADHD-related behaviors was associated with exposure to select phthalates. Associations were strongest for phthalates with antiandrogenic activity.