Atypical brain activation during simple & complex levels of processing in adult ADHD: an fMRI study.

TitleAtypical brain activation during simple & complex levels of processing in adult ADHD: an fMRI study.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsHale, ST, Bookheimer S, McGough JJ, Phillips JM, McCracken JT
JournalJournal of attention disorders
Volume11
Issue2
Pagination125-40
Date Published2007 Sep
ISSN1087-0547
KeywordsAdult, Attention, Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity, Auditory Perception, Brain Mapping, cerebral cortex, Dominance, Cerebral, Female, Frontal Lobe, Gyrus Cinguli, Humans, Image Processing, Computer-Assisted, Imaging, Three-Dimensional, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Male, Memory, Short-Term, Nerve Net, Parietal Lobe, Prefrontal Cortex, Problem Solving
Abstract

Executive dysfunction in ADHD is well supported. However, recent studies suggest that more fundamental impairments may be contributing. We assessed brain function in adults with ADHD during simple and complex forms of processing.

Alternate JournalJ Atten Disord