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ERIC Number: EJ406531
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Aggressive, Prosocial, and Nonsocial Behavior in Hyperactive Boys: Dose Effects of Methylphenidate in Naturalistic Settings.
Hinshaw, Stephen P.; And Others
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v57 n5 p636-43 Oct 1989
Evaluated impact of methylphenidate on social behavior in 25 boys with attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Compared children given placebo, low, and moderate dosages of methylphenidate and 15 boys without problems in attention and behavior during naturalistic summer research program. Medication decreased noncompliance and physical and verbal aggression, but had no effects on frequency of nonsocial or prosocial behaviors. (Author/PVV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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