Clinician Articles

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Feb2013
As an advocate for patient education, I direct my patients to credible sources of information on ADHD and associated disorders. Medscape is a highly reputable site for medical professionals and ... Read More
February 28, 2013David W. Goodman, MD

06

Jun2012
For those with ADHD as an adult, it doesn’t go away.  According to the National Comorbidity Survey Replication study published 2006, of those with adult ADHD, 75% were not diagnosed ... Read More

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Nov2009
The prevalence of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adults 18-44 years of age range from 4.4% to 5.2%. The proportion of those adults who receive pharmacologic or nonpharmacologic treatment for ADHD ... Read More
November 5, 2009David W. Goodman, MD

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Feb2009
Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a commonly diagnosed psychiatric disorder that leads to significant impairment across the lifespan. Although historically defined as a childhood disorder, the adult manifestation has more ... Read More
February 5, 2009David W. Goodman, MD

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Feb2009
Based on the National Comorbidity Survey Replication (NCS-R), 18.6% (SE=4.2%) of study participants with ADHD also had MDD, compared with 7.8% (SE=0.4%) who had MDD but did not have ADHD ... Read More
February 5, 2009David W. Goodman, MD

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Feb2009
Recent studies have suggested that late-onset adult ADHD is valid and that the DSM-IV’s age-at-onset criterion of age 7 is too stringent. Given the lack of empirical evidence supporting the ... Read More
February 5, 2009David W. Goodman, MD

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Feb2009
The diagnosis of ADHD is best determined by a combination of a comprehensive history, adherence to well-described clinical criteria, and training in the differential diagnosis of adult disorders. Neuropsychiatric testing ... Read More
February 5, 2009David W. Goodman, MD

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Feb2008
A literature search found five empirical studies or psychological treatment for adults with ADHD, out of 1,419 articles on ADHD in adults. Practice guidelines to date all recommend multimodal intervention, ... Read More
February 5, 2008David W. Goodman, MD