ERIC Number: EJ786169
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Executive Function in Adolescents with ADHD
Martel, Michelle; Nikolas, Molly; Nigg, Joel T.
Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, v46 n11 p1437 Nov 2007
A study is conducted to determine the specificity of executive function weakness in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) during adolescence. Results suggest that executive function weakness in ADHD is specifically associated with symptoms of inattention-disorganization.
Descriptors: Hyperactivity, Attention Deficit Disorders, Cognitive Processes, Symptoms (Individual Disorders), Adolescents
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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