Controversies in psychopharmacological management of attention deficit and related disorders

Journal Article (Review;Journal)

Controversial issues in the treatment of children with attention deficit and related disorders by psychopharmacologic and related means are reviewed. Positive effects of the medications are outlined, followed by discussion of the medications used in the treatment of attention deficit disorder with hyperactivity, and the controversies which surround these. Other approaches are mentioned as adjunctive, or in place of a pure medical management approach.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Amaya-Jackson, L; Cantwell, DP

Published Date

  • January 1, 1991

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 6 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 176 - 183

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0885-6265

Citation Source

  • Scopus