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ADHD in Adults (cont.)

Adult ADHD Diagnosis

Several screening tools, self-tests or checklists, spousal reports, and parent report questionnaires, including the Connors rating scale, are available for the assessment of adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). However, the diagnostic power of these tests is still being determined, so adult ADHD is diagnosed from qualitative data more than from quantitative tests.


ADHD in Adults

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Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a developmental condition of inattention and distractibility, with or without accompanying hyperactivity.

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