ADHD and hyperkinetic disorder / by Tobias Banaschewski [and others].

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common mental disorders affecting children and adolescents. The core ADHD symptoms are pervasive and impairing inattention, hyperactivity, and/or impulsivity. Due to its significant prevalence during the lifespan and associated impai...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Banaschewski, Tobias.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Series:Oxford psychiatry library.
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Online Access:CONNECT
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Summary:Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common mental disorders affecting children and adolescents. The core ADHD symptoms are pervasive and impairing inattention, hyperactivity, and/or impulsivity. Due to its significant prevalence during the lifespan and associated impairments, the disorder is considered a major health problem. Despite a substantial increase in clinical and research interest in ADHD in recent years, there is a relative lack of practical handbooks and handy reference texts on the assessment and management of patients with this condition. Part of the.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xii, 118 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9780191576010
0191576018