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Drive safely! Adults with ADHD keep crashing their vehicles

By Mario Louza[1] The paper by Roy et al. (2020) calls our attention to the high rate of motor vehicle crashes in adults with persistent symptoms of ADHD. Car accidents are an important cause of death and disability, and this population is particularly exposed, due to innatention and impulsivity. Roy A, Garner AA, Epstein JN,…

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Lifetime co-occurring psychiatric disorders in newly diagnosed adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or/ and autism spectrum disorder (ASD)

Artemios Pehlivanidis, Katerina Papanikolaou, Vasilios Mantas, Eva Kalantzi, Kalliopi Korobili, Lida-Alkisti Xenaki, Georgia Vassiliou and Charalambos Papageorgiou Abstract Background: Co-occurring psychiatric disorders in adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and/ or Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) contribute to the burden of the healthcare and possibly to the delay of diagnosis. Aim of the study was…

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Webinar ADHD & Women

October 2020 = ADHD Awareness Month starts with inviting you to join this webinar Organised by the ADHD in Women project, a partnership between the associations ADHS Deutschland and ADHD, ASC & LD Belgium and ADHD Europe Webinar – Women, ADHD and Hormones Thursday, October 1st at 20:00-21:00 CET Guest speaker, expert psychiatrist Prof. Dr.…

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