Performance-based measures and behavioral ratings of executive function in diagnosing attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in children.
Atten Defic Hyperact Disord 2018 Apr 16. Epub 2018 Apr 16.
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Deficits in real-world executive functioning (EF) are a frequent characteristic of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). However, the predictive value of using performance-based and behavioral rating measures of EF when diagnosing ADHD remains unclear. The current study investigates the use of performance-based EF measures and a parent-report questionnaire with established ecological validity and clinical utility when diagnosing ADHD. Read More