Subtypes versus severity differences in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in the Northern Finnish Birth Cohort.

TitleSubtypes versus severity differences in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in the Northern Finnish Birth Cohort.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsLubke, GH, Muthén B, Moilanen IK, McGough JJ, Loo SK, Swanson JM, Yang MH, Taanila A, Hurtig T, Järvelin M-R, Smalley SL
JournalJournal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Volume46
Issue12
Pagination1584-93
Date Published2007 Dec
ISSN0890-8567
KeywordsAdolescent, Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity, Catchment Area (Health), Cohort Studies, Female, Finland, Humans, Incidence, Male, Prevalence, Questionnaires, Severity of Illness Index
Abstract

To investigate whether behaviors of inattention, hyperactivity, and impulsivity among adolescents in Northern Finland reflect qualitatively distinct subtypes of ADHD, variants along a single continuum of severity, or of severity differences within subtypes.

DOI10.1111/j.1553-2712.2011.01024.x
Alternate JournalJ Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry