Departments and specialties

Mayo Clinic has one of the largest and most experienced practices in the United States, with campuses in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota. Staff skilled in dozens of specialties work together to ensure quality care and successful recovery.

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.

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children care at Mayo Clinic

Aug. 16, 2017
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Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children