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ADHD

ADHD (or Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder) is a neurodevelopmental type mental disorder. It is characterised two main categories of two types of behavioural problems:

  • inattentiveness
  • hyperactivity and impulsiveness

Most people with ADHD have problems that fall into both categories, but it doesn’t have to be the case. If a person just has inattentiveness it is referred to as attention deficit disorder (ADD).

Methylphenidate is a commonly used medication used to treat patients suffering from attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder. Methylphenidate is part of a group of drugs known as stimulants. Central nervous system stimulants help change the amounts of natural substances in the brain. But it is not the only intervention; others include Bupropion, exercise and CBT (Cognitive behavioural therapy).

Extensive ADHD research and case studies have been carried out over numerous years. Trip has unrivalled coverage of the evidence base including systematic reviews, clinical trials, clinical guidelines and case studies.

Studies are ongoing to assess the safety and effectiveness of stimulants used on children with ADHD and intellectual disabilities as well as in other populations and other interventions. Trip also includes ongoing controlled trials and ongoing systematic reviews (via the PROSPERO database).

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101. Parental ADHD affects parent and child outcomes of parental friendship coaching

Parental ADHD affects parent and child outcomes of parental friendship coaching Parental ADHD affects parent and child outcomes of parental friendship coaching | Evidence-Based Mental Health We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional (...) accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Parental ADHD affects parent and child outcomes of parental friendship coaching Article Text Prognosis Parental ADHD affects parent and child outcomes of parental friendship coaching Statistics from Altmetric.com Question

2012 Evidence-Based Mental Health

102. ADHD is associated with an increased risk of written-language disorder

ADHD is associated with an increased risk of written-language disorder ADHD is associated with an increased risk of written-language disorder | Evidence-Based Mental Health We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username (...) * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here ADHD is associated with an increased risk of written-language disorder Article Text Prevalence ADHD is associated with an increased risk of written-language disorder Statistics from Altmetric.com Question Question What is the incidence of written

2012 Evidence-Based Mental Health

103. The Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire hyperactivity-inattention subscale is more sensitive for the ADHD-combined subtype than other subtypes in 7?9-year-old school children

The Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire hyperactivity-inattention subscale is more sensitive for the ADHD-combined subtype than other subtypes in 7?9-year-old school children The Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire hyperactivity-inattention subscale is more sensitive for the ADHD-combined subtype than other subtypes in 7–9-year-old school children | Evidence-Based Mental Health We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your (...) Questionnaire hyperactivity-inattention subscale is more sensitive for the ADHD-combined subtype than other subtypes in 7–9-year-old school children Article Text Diagnosis The Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire hyperactivity-inattention subscale is more sensitive for the ADHD-combined subtype than other subtypes in 7–9-year-old school children Statistics from Altmetric.com Question Question Is the Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire (SDQ) hyperactivity-inattention subscale and predictive

2012 Evidence-Based Mental Health

104. Guidelines and recommendations for ADHD in children and adolescents

Guidelines and recommendations for ADHD in children and adolescents S u m m a r y o f C u r r e n t E v i d e n c e CADTH October 2011 Guidelines and Recommendations for ADHD in Children and Adolescents This report is prepared by the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH). This report contains a comprehensive review of existing public literature, studies, materials, and other information and documentation (collectively the “source documentation”) available to CADTH (...) -commercial purposes only and provided appropriate credit is given to CADTH. PREPARED BY: Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health Tel: 1-866-898-8439 www.cadth.ca Guidelines and Recommendations for ADHD in Children and Adolescents i EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Issue Medications to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children and adolescents are available in short- and long-acting formulations. Short-acting formulations of methylphenidate (e.g., Ritalin) and dextroamphetamine (e.g

2012 CPG Infobase

105. Social skills training for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in children aged 5 to 18 years. (PubMed)

Social skills training for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in children aged 5 to 18 years. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in children is associated with hyperactivity and impulsitivity, attention problems, and difficulties with social interactions. Pharmacological treatment may alleviate symptoms of ADHD but seldom solves difficulties with social interactions. Social skills training may benefit ADHD children in their social interactions. We examined the effects (...) of social skills training on children's social competences, general behaviour, ADHD symptoms, and performance in school.To assess the effects of social skills training in children and adolescents with ADHD.We searched the following electronic databases: CENTRAL (2011, Issue1), MEDLINE (1948 to March 2011), EMBASE (1980 to March 2011), ERIC (1966 to March 2011 ), AMED (1985 to June 2011), PsycINFO (1806 to March 2011), CINAHL (1980 to March 2011), and Sociological Abstracts (1952 to March 2011). We also

2011 Cochrane

106. Quality assessment of the Canadian attention deficit hyperactivity disorder resource alliance ADHD practice guidelines in adults with ADHD

Quality assessment of the Canadian attention deficit hyperactivity disorder resource alliance ADHD practice guidelines in adults with ADHD Quality assessment of the Canadian attention deficit hyperactivity disorder resource alliance ADHD practice guidelines in adults with ADHD Quality assessment of the Canadian attention deficit hyperactivity disorder resource alliance ADHD practice guidelines in adults with ADHD Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health Record Status (...) This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health. Quality assessment of the Canadian attention deficit hyperactivity disorder resource alliance ADHD practice guidelines in adults with ADHD. Ottawa: Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH). 2011 Authors' conclusions The CADDRA ADHD practice guidelines

2011 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

107. Quality assessment of the canadian attention deficit hyperactivity disorder resource alliance ADHD practice guidelines for children, adolescents and adults with ADHD

Quality assessment of the canadian attention deficit hyperactivity disorder resource alliance ADHD practice guidelines for children, adolescents and adults with ADHD Quality assessment of the Canadian attention deficit hyperactivity disorder resource alliance ADHD practice guidelines for children, adolescents and adults with ADHD Quality assessment of the Canadian attention deficit hyperactivity disorder resource alliance ADHD practice guidelines for children, adolescents and adults with ADHD (...) Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health. Quality assessment of the Canadian attention deficit hyperactivity disorder resource alliance ADHD practice guidelines for children, adolescents and adults with ADHD. Ottawa: Canadian Agency

2011 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

108. Cognitive-behavioral therapy for the treatment of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in adults

Cognitive-behavioral therapy for the treatment of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in adults Cognitive-behavioral therapy for the treatment of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in adults Cognitive-behavioral therapy for the treatment of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in adults Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database (...) . Citation Cognitive-behavioral therapy for the treatment of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in adults. Lansdale: HAYES, Inc.. Directory Publication. 2011 Authors' objectives Cognitive-behavioral therapies (CBT) are psychological treatments composed of educational, behavioral, and cognitive elements. The goal of CBT for ADHD is to reduce the severity of ADHD symptoms, reduce ADHD-related comorbidities, and improve adaptive functioning in areas of daily living and self-esteem. Therapies

2011 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

109. Amphetamines for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in adults. (PubMed)

Amphetamines for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in adults. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a childhood onset disorder that can persist into adulthood. Amphetamines are used to treat adult ADHD, but uncertainties persist about their efficacy and safety.To examine the efficacy and safety of amphetamines for adults with ADHD, as well as the influence of dose, drug type and release formulation type.We searched CENTRAL, PubMed, EMBASE, CINAHL, PsycINFO (...) to determine the influence of moderating variables. We assessed the trials for risk of bias and drew a funnel plot to investigate the possibility of publication bias.We included seven studies, which enrolled 1091 participants. All studies were placebo-controlled and three included an active comparator: guanfacine, modafinil and paroxetine. Most studies had short-term follow-up, with a mean study length of 8.1 weeks. Amphetamines improved ADHD symptom severity (SMD = -0.72; 95% CI -0.87 to -0.57) but did

2011 Cochrane

110. Acupuncture for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in children and adolescents. (PubMed)

Acupuncture for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in children and adolescents. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a common childhood psychiatric disorder with features of inattention, hyperactivity and impulsivity. There is increasing interest in complementary and alternative therapies such as acupuncture; however, it remains unclear whether the use of acupuncture in children and adolescents with ADHD is supported by the existing evidence.To assess the efficacy (...) and safety of acupuncture as a treatment for ADHD in children and adolescents.We searched CENTRAL (The Cochrane Library 2010, Issue 2); MEDLINE (21 May 2010); CINAHL (21 May 2010); EMBASE (21 May 2010); ERIC (21 May 2010); PsycINFO (21 May 2010), Chinese Biological Medicine Database (10 May 2010); Chinese Scientific Periodical Database of VIP INFORMATION (10 May 2010); China Periodical in China National Knowledge Infrastructure (10 May 2010); and Chinese Evidence-Based Medicine Database (10 May 2010). We

2011 Cochrane

111. Pharmacological treatment for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in children with comorbid tic disorders. (PubMed)

Pharmacological treatment for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in children with comorbid tic disorders. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is the most prevalent of the comorbid psychiatric disorders that complicate tic disorders. Medications commonly used to treat ADHD symptoms include the stimulants methylphenidate and amphetamine; nonstimulants, such as atomoxetine; tricyclic antidepressants; and alpha agonists. Due to the impact of ADHD symptoms on the child (...) with tic disorder, treatment of ADHD is often of greater priority than the medical management of tics. However, for many decades clinicians have been reluctant to use stimulants to treat children with ADHD and tics for fear of worsening their tics. To assess the effects of pharmacological treatments for ADHD on ADHD symptoms and tic severity in children with ADHD and comorbid tic disorders. We searched CENTRAL (The Cochrane Library 2009, Issue 4), MEDLINE (1950 to July 2009), EMBASE (1980 to July 2009

2011 Cochrane

112. Efficacy of the Elimination Diet in Children with ADHD: A Systematic Review

Efficacy of the Elimination Diet in Children with ADHD: A Systematic Review "Efficacy of the Elimination Diet in Children with ADHD: A Systematic R" by Lola Achilova < > > > > > Title Author Date of Graduation Spring 5-7-2011 Degree Type Capstone Project Degree Name Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies Rights . Abstract Background: Food sensitivity has long been implicated in ADHD symptoms. However no definitive recommendations regarding diet have been made due to lack (...) of significant findings. Recently two studies examined an elimination diet and its effect on behavior in children with ADHD. Both studies showed significant improvement in behavior using the Abbreviated Conners Scale (ACS) and ADHD rating scale questionnaires (ARS). Data introduced in this systematic review is evaluated using GRADE criteria. Method: An exhaustive search of available medical literature was conducted using Medline, CINAHL, Web of Knowledge and PubMed. The following search terms were used: ADHD

2011 Pacific University EBM Capstone Project

113. [Effect of vitamins, minerals and other dietary supplements on mental health symptoms for people with ADHD, anxiety disorders, bipolar disorder or depression]

[Effect of vitamins, minerals and other dietary supplements on mental health symptoms for people with ADHD, anxiety disorders, bipolar disorder or depression] Effekten av vitaminer, mineraler og andre kosttilskudd på psykiske symptomer hos personer med ADHD, angstlidelser, bipolar lidelse eller depresjon [Effect of vitamins, minerals and other dietary supplements on mental health symptoms for people with ADHD, anxiety disorders, bipolar disorder or depression] Effekten av vitaminer, mineraler (...) og andre kosttilskudd på psykiske symptomer hos personer med ADHD, angstlidelser, bipolar lidelse eller depresjon [Effect of vitamins, minerals and other dietary supplements on mental health symptoms for people with ADHD, anxiety disorders, bipolar disorder or depression] Berg RC, Smedslund G Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation

2011 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

114. CBT is effective in reducing symptoms in adults with ADHD whose symptoms persist following pharmacotherapy

CBT is effective in reducing symptoms in adults with ADHD whose symptoms persist following pharmacotherapy CBT is effective in reducing symptoms in adults with ADHD whose symptoms persist following pharmacotherapy | Evidence-Based Mental Health We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password (...) For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here CBT is effective in reducing symptoms in adults with ADHD whose symptoms persist following pharmacotherapy Article Text Therapeutics CBT is effective in reducing symptoms in adults

2011 Evidence-Based Mental Health

115. Young children with ADHD are at increased risk of depression and suicidal behaviour in adolescence

Young children with ADHD are at increased risk of depression and suicidal behaviour in adolescence Young children with ADHD are at increased risk of depression and suicidal behaviour in adolescence | Evidence-Based Mental Health We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal (...) accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Young children with ADHD are at increased risk of depression and suicidal behaviour in adolescence Article Text Prognosis Young children with ADHD are at increased risk of depression

2011 Evidence-Based Mental Health

116. Adding 8 weeks of behavioural therapy to atomoxetine does not improve classroom behaviour in children with ADHD

Adding 8 weeks of behavioural therapy to atomoxetine does not improve classroom behaviour in children with ADHD Adding 8 weeks of behavioural therapy to atomoxetine does not improve classroom behaviour in children with ADHD | Evidence-Based Mental Health We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username (...) and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Adding 8 weeks of behavioural therapy to atomoxetine does not improve classroom behaviour in children with ADHD Article Text Therapeutics Adding 8 weeks of behavioural

2011 Evidence-Based Mental Health

117. Review: childhood ADHD increases the risk of nicotine use in adolescence and alcohol use in young adulthood

Review: childhood ADHD increases the risk of nicotine use in adolescence and alcohol use in young adulthood Review: childhood ADHD increases the risk of nicotine use in adolescence and alcohol use in young adulthood | Evidence-Based Mental Health We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password (...) For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Review: childhood ADHD increases the risk of nicotine use in adolescence and alcohol use in young adulthood Article Text Aetiology Review: childhood ADHD increases the risk

2011 Evidence-Based Mental Health

118. Siblings of adolescents with ADHD who themselves have ADHD are more likely to have psychiatric comorbidities than are unaffected siblings or controls without ADHD

Siblings of adolescents with ADHD who themselves have ADHD are more likely to have psychiatric comorbidities than are unaffected siblings or controls without ADHD Siblings of adolescents with ADHD who themselves have ADHD are more likely to have psychiatric comorbidities than are unaffected siblings or controls without ADHD | Evidence-Based Mental Health We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser (...) at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Siblings of adolescents with ADHD who themselves have ADHD

2011 Evidence-Based Mental Health

119. Provision of brief paediatrician training and computer-assisted medication management does not improve symptoms in children with ADHD

Provision of brief paediatrician training and computer-assisted medication management does not improve symptoms in children with ADHD Provision of brief paediatrician training and computer-assisted medication management does not improve symptoms in children with ADHD | Evidence-Based Mental Health We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please (...) in children with ADHD Article Text Therapeutics Provision of brief paediatrician training and computer-assisted medication management does not improve symptoms in children with ADHD Statistics from Altmetric.com Question Question Does provision of brief physician training and computer-assisted medicine management improve symptoms in children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) compared with treatment as usual (TAU)? Patients 270 children (77% boys; age range 5.9–11.11 years; mean age 8.2

2011 Evidence-Based Mental Health

120. Guidelines and recommendations for ADHD in children and adolescents

Guidelines and recommendations for ADHD in children and adolescents Guidelines and recommendations for ADHD in children and adolescents Guidelines and recommendations for ADHD in children and adolescents CADTH Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation CADTH. Guidelines and recommendations for ADHD in children and adolescents. Ottawa (...) : Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH). 2011 Authors' conclusions Evidence-based recommendations support the use of stimulants as first-line therapy and the consideration of symptom profile in the use of long- or short-acting formulations when treating children and adolescents with severe ADHD. The drug payment information presented in this summary report reveals substantial use of health care budgets to reimburse long-acting formulations. In 2010, expenditures on long-acting

2011 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.