ERIC Number: EJ846171
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-May
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The MTA at 8 Years: Prospective Follow-Up of Children Treated for Combined-Type ADHD in a Multisite Study
Molina, Brooke S. G.; Hinshaw, Stephen P.; Swanson, James W.; Arnold, L. Eugene; Vitiello, Benedetto; Jensen, Peter S.; Epstein, Jeffery N.; Hoza, Betsy; Hechtman, Lily; Abikoff, Howard B.; Elliott, Glen R.; Greenhill, Laurence L.; Newcorn, Jeffrey H.; Wells, Karen C.; Wigal, Timothy; Gibbons, Robert D.; Hur, Kwan; Houck, Patricia R.
Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, v48 n5 p484 May 2009
Participants of the Multimodal Treatment Study of Children with Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) eight years earlier do not differ significantly in repeated measures or newly analyzed variables that include school grades and psychiatric hospitalization. The treatment of childhood ADHD does not predict functioning six to eight years later.
Descriptors: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Children, Hospitalized Children, Followup Studies, Outcomes of Treatment, Psychiatry, Grades (Scholastic), Quality of Life
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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