ERIC Number: EJ577305
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Prospective Study of Tobacco Smoking and Substance Dependencies among Samples of ADHD and Non-ADHD Participants.
Lambert, Nadine M.; Hartsough, Carolyn S.
Journal of Learning Disabilities, v31 n6 p533-44 Nov-Dec 1998
A longitudinal study involving 400 children, one third of whom were identified as hyperactive in 1974, investigated tobacco smoking and substance dependencies. The results found almost twice as many participants with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder smoked cigarettes daily as controls and twice as many were cocaine dependent. (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Series: International Perspectives on ADHD.