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  • References


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    Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: Management. American Family Physician. Available at:
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    ADHD.
    The Nemours Foundation website. Available at:
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    Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). National Institute of Mental Health website. Available at:
    http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/publications/attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder/what-is-attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder.shtml. Accessed August 14, 2012.


    ADHD basics. American Academy of Pediatrics Healthy Children website. Available at:
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    Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
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    Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adults. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
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    Fact sheet ADHD.
    The National Mental Health Association website. Available at:
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    FDA directs ADHD drug manufacturers to notify patients about cardiovascular adverse events and psychiatric adverse events. US Food and Drug Administration website. Available at:
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    Methylphenidate and clonidine help children with ADHD and tics. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke website. Available at:
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    Risks for ADHD drugs outlined in patient guides. US Food and Drug Administration website. Available at:
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    ADHD.
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    4/30/2008 DynaMed Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    Circulation.
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    4/30/2008 DynaMed Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Pfeiffer B, Henry A, Miller S, Witherell S. Effectiveness of Disc 'O' Sit cushions on attention to task in second-grade students with attention difficulties.
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    7/6/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Paavonen EJ, Räikkönen K, Lahti J, et al. Short sleep duration and behavioral symptoms of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in healthy 7- to 8-year-old children.
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    10/12/2009 DynaMed Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry.
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    10/16/2009 DynaMed Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    1/8/2010 DynaMed Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    2/4/2010 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    11/19/2010 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Swing EL, Gentile DA, Anderson CA, Walsh DA.

    Television and video game exposure and the development of attention problems.
    Pediatrics.
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    10/28/2011 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Subcommittee on Attention-deficit/hyperactivity Disorder, Steering Committe on Quality Improvement and Management. ADHD: clinical practice guideline for the diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in children and adolescents.
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    1/13/2014 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Silva D, Colvin L, et al. Environmental risk factors by gender associated with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. Pediatrics. 2014 Jan;133(1):e14-22.

    1/28/2014 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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  • Resources

    Attention Deficit Disorder Association

    http://www.add.org

    Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)

    http://www.chadd.org

  • Canadian Resources

    Canadian Psychiatric Association

    http://www.cpa-apc.org/