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ERIC Number: EJ355323
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1987
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Natural Social Behaviors in Hyperactive Children: Dose Effects of Methylphenidate.
Whalen, Carol K.; And Others
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v55 n2 p187-93 Apr 1987
Examined effects of methylphenidate on social behaviors of hyperactive children between ages of 6 and 11 during unstructured activities outdoors. The children received a placebo, a low dose and a moderate dose of methylphenidate. Trained observers coded the children's actions as either appropriate social, negative social, or nonsocial behavior. Discusses implications for treatment of hyperactive children. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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