Research

Mayo Clinic's Department of Psychiatry and Psychology conducts research to compare various treatment models and find the most effective treatments for ADHD, which involves analyzing long-term outcomes of children with ADHD. Researchers are also investigating genetics and treatment response with ADHD medication.

Publications

See a list of publications on attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children by Mayo Clinic doctors on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.

March 11, 2016
References
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  4. Vande Voort JL, et al. Impact of the DSM-5 attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder age-of-onset criterion in the US adolescent population. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 2014;53:736.
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  15. Levy S, et al. Childhood ADHD and risk for substance dependence in adulthood: A longitudinal, population-based study. PLOS One. 2014;9:e105640.
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