Adolescent patients with bipolar disorder are at a uniquely vulnerable period in their lives, which presents challenges in treatment. What are some of their experiences and risks that medical professionals should be looking out for and communicating to parents?
The C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital National Poll on Children’s Health asked a national sample of parents about the emotional impact pandemic restrictions have had on their teens aged 13 to 18.
Evekeo ODT, a Schedule II controlled substance, contains a 1:1 racemic mixture of dextroamphetamine sulfate and levoamphetamine sulfate.
The approval was based on data from an extensive development program that included four phase 3 studies involving more than 1000 patients 6 to 17 years of age.
Practicing mindfulness exercising using the Headspace app improved inattentiveness and hyperactive/impulsivity scores in children and teens with ADHD.
Screening for ADHD in patients with bipolar disorder or major depressive disorder may be warranted.
The objective of this study was to evaluate factors linked to early interruption of and low adherence to treatment with methylphenidate in pediatric patients with ADHD.
Untreated ADHD in adults is associated with increased rates of unemployment and poor performance in educational and work settings.
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and autism spectrum disorder in adults are often undiagnosed and overlap in psychopathology. In this study, the researchers investigated the transdiagnostic traits of emotion recognition and mind wandering in a sample of 103 adults.
Youth with congenital heart disease have increased odds of anxiety and/or depression or ADHD, regardless of disease severity,
Researchers conducted a population-based, longitudinal cohort study of data from adolescent participants in the IMAGEN Study, seeking to identify early associations with the development of eating disorders.
Gestational age is associated with symptoms of ADHD in late‑preterm to full‑term children and adolescents with Down syndrome.
The review included a total of 81 unique trials that reported 1 or more outcomes of interest.
Black individuals may be at higher risk for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder than the general US population.
Women are 3 times more likely to be treated for a mood disorder, depression, or anxiety than for ADHD compared with men.
A retrospective study was conducted to evaluate the demographic predictors of ADHD in hospitalized children with ASD and the impact of comorbidities on length of stay.
SHP465 mixed amphetamine salts reduced symptoms of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in adults, independent of ADHD treatment history.
Investigators conducted a randomized clinical trial to assess the safety and efficacy of the investigational stimulant AR19 for the treatment of symptoms of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in adults.
Having ADHD symptoms that persist into adulthood is associated with a higher risk for being involved in a motor vehicle crash.
Among adults without a clinical diagnosis of ADHD, heavy alcohol use predicted more severe ADHD symptoms.