Prevalence and psychiatric comorbidity of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in an adolescent Finnish population.

TitlePrevalence and psychiatric comorbidity of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in an adolescent Finnish population.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsSmalley, SL, McGough JJ, Moilanen IK, Loo SK, Taanila A, Ebeling H, Hurtig T, Kaakinen M, Humphrey LA, McCracken JT, Varilo T, Yang MH, Nelson SF, Peltonen L, Järvelin M-R
JournalJournal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Volume46
Issue12
Pagination1575-83
Date Published2007 Dec
ISSN0890-8567
KeywordsAdolescent, Anxiety Disorders, Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity, Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Female, Finland, Humans, Impulse Control Disorders, Male, Mass Screening, mood disorders, Prevalence, Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic, Substance-Related Disorders
Abstract

The purpose of the study was to estimate the prevalence of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and its clinical characteristics in the Northern Finland Birth Cohort 1986.

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