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Published: 03 March 2014

288 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199790555

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The ADHD Explosion

Myths, Medication, Money, and Today's Push for Performance

Stephen P. Hinshaw and Richard M. Scheffler

  • Steeped in extensive medical and economic expertise from leaders in the field, while accessible to all readers
  • The only book to address the biology underlying ADHD in combination with social, educational, healthcare, and cultural forces
  • Highlights unique data on medication advertisements, state-by-state variation, economic consequences of untreated ADHD, and global issues
  • Reveals that accurate diagnosis and proper treatment are of enormous value for us all

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