ERIC Number: EJ264319
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982-May
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Double-Blind Administration of Methylphenidate to Mentally Retarded Children with Attention Deficit Disorder: A Preliminary Study.
Varley, Christopher K.; Trupin, Eric W.
American Journal of Mental Deficiency, v86 n6 p560-66 May 1982
Of 10 mildly retarded children (4 to 15 years old) with attention deficit disorders who were involved in an outpatient, double blind, active drug and placebo crossover study using methylphenidate, five children responded positively to active medication as measured by improvement in the Conners' rating forms for parents and teachers. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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