Comorbidity moderates response to methylphenidate in the Preschoolers with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Treatment Study (PATS).

TitleComorbidity moderates response to methylphenidate in the Preschoolers with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Treatment Study (PATS).
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsGhuman, JK, Riddle MA, Vitiello B, Greenhill LL, Chuang SZ, Wigal SB, Kollins SH, Abikoff HB, McCracken JT, Kastelic E, Scharko AM, McGough JJ, Murray DW, Evans L, Swanson JM, Wigal T, Posner K, Cunningham C, Davies M, Skrobala AM
JournalJournal of child and adolescent psychopharmacology
Volume17
Issue5
Pagination563-80
Date Published2007 Oct
ISSN1044-5463
KeywordsAge Factors, Attention Deficit and Disruptive Behavior Disorders, Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity, Central Nervous System Stimulants, Child Behavior Disorders, Child, Preschool, Double-Blind Method, Education, Employment, Ethnic Groups, Family, Female, Humans, Intelligence Tests, Male, Methylphenidate, Neuropsychological Tests, Psychiatric Status Rating Scales, Sex Characteristics, Single-Parent Family, Socioeconomic Factors, Treatment Outcome
Abstract

The aim of this study was to examine whether demographic or pretreatment clinical and social characteristics influenced the response to methylphenidate (MPH) in the Preschoolers with ADHD Treatment Study (PATS).

DOI10.1016/j.brat.2011.06.001
Alternate JournalJ Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol