ADHD and comorbid disorders in relation to family environment and symptom severity.

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Source
Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2007 Mar 30;
Publication Type
Article
Date
Mar-30-2007
Author
HurtigTuula
EbelingHanna
TaanilaAnja
MiettunenJouko
SmalleySusan
McGoughJames
LooSandra
JärvelinMarjo-Riitta
MoilanenIrma
Author Affiliation
Department of Public Health Science and General Practice, University of Oulu, P.O. Box 5000, Oulu, Finland.
Source
Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2007 Mar 30;
Date
Mar-30-2007
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Abstract
BACKGROUND: To examine the comorbidity of ADHD in association with family environment and the severity of ADHD. METHOD: A screening for ADHD symptoms was conducted among adolescents in the Northern Finland 1986 Birth Cohort (N = 6622). A sample of those adolescents (n = 457), aged 16-18 years, with and without ADHD symptoms was assessed with a diagnostic interview (Kiddie-SADS-PL) and ADHD and comorbid disorders were studied in association with the family characteristics and the number of ADHD symptoms. RESULTS: Adolescents with ADHD had more commonly conduct disorder (P
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17401612 View in PubMed
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