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Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Editors' Choice of Best Available Content

This collection features the best content from AFP, as identified by the AFP editors, on attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and related issues, including the diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of adults and children with ADHD. New research may affect the interpretation and application of this material. Clinical judgment is advised. Note that AFP content published within the past 12 months is accessible to AAFP members and paid subscribers only.

Categories

Overview

Treatment

Complications and Special Situations

Editorials and Letters

Improving Practice

Patient Education, Self-Care



Overview

10/01/2014 Diagnosis and Management of ADHD in Children Algorithm
01/01/2013 AAP Releases Guideline on Diagnosis, Evaluation, and Treatment of ADHD [Practice Guidelines]
05/01/2012 Diagnosis and Management of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in Adults
03/15/2011 ICSI Releases Guideline on Diagnosis and Management of ADHD in Children [Practice Guidelines] Differential Diagnosis

Treatment

11/01/2015 Common Questions About Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Psychiatric Disorders
09/01/2015 Tricyclic Antidepressants for the Treatment of ADHD in Children and Adolescents [Cochrane for Clinicians]
04/01/2015 Immediate-Release Methylphenidate for the Treatment of ADHD in Adults [Cochrane for Clinicians]
09/15/2013 Management of ADHD in Preschool-Aged Children [FPIN's Clinical Inquiries]
08/15/2013 ADHD Interventions in Children Younger Than Six Years [Implementing AHRQ Effective Health Care Reviews]
09/01/2012 Amphetamines for Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in Adults [Cochrane for Clinicians]
02/15/2011 Guanfacine (Intuniv) for Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder [STEPS]

Complications and Special Situations

05/15/2009 AAP Responds to AHA Guidelines on Cardiovascular Monitoring Before Starting Stimulants for ADHD [Practice Guidelines]
05/15/2009 AHA Releases Recommendations on Cardiovascular Monitoring and the Use of ADHD Medications in Children with Heart Disease [Practice Guidelines]

Editorials and Letters

05/15/2009 Stimulants, ADHD, and the Heart [Editorials]
04/15/2009 Multimodal Treatment of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in Children [Editorials]

Improving Practice

From Family Practice Management

AAFP's Journal of Practice Improvement

01/01/2011 Integrating a Behavioral Health Specialist Into Your Practice

Patient Education, Self-Care

11/01/2015 Cognitive Behavior Therapy Patient Education
04/15/2009 ADHD in Children Patient Education
09/01/2001 What is ADHD? Patient Education
11/01/2000 When Adults Have ADHD Patient Education

From FamilyDoctor.org

AAFP's Patient Information Resource

Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

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