treating kids news report

Study: ODD and CD More Prevalent Among Children with ADHD and Functional Impairments

Reading now: 987

May 28, 2021Children with ADHD who experience significant social, emotional, and executive-function impairments also demonstrate significantly higher rates of oppositional defiant disorder (ODD) and conduct disorder (CD), according to a nationwide study of Turkish children published in the Journal of Attention Disorders.1 Impairment ratings by caregivers and educators considered the child’s relationship with his/her siblings, relationships with friends, ability to do homework, general adjustment at home, and self-esteem.

In addition, the study’s nationwide representative samples demonstrated a prevalence of ADHD in Turkish children of 19.5% without impairment and 12.4% with impairment.Researchers studied functional impairments in 5,842.

The website is an aggregator of articles from open sources. The source is indicated at the beginning and at the end of the announcement. You can send a complaint on the article if you find it unreliable.

Related articles