ERIC Number: EJ852174
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Jul
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Oculomotor Anomalies in Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: Evidence for Deficits in Response Preparation and Inhibition
Mahone, E. Mark; Mostofsky, Stewart H.; Lasker, Adrian G.; Zee, David; Denckla, Martha B.
Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, v48 n7 p749 Jul 2009
Girls, but not boys, with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) have significantly longer visually guided saccades latencies. It is found that sex differences in children with ADHD extend beyond symptom presentation to the development of oculomotor control.
Descriptors: Hyperactivity, Attention Deficit Disorders, Gender Differences, Psychomotor Skills, Eye Movements, Symptoms (Individual Disorders), Children, Inhibition
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