Familial Psychiatric Disorders in Child DSM-IV ADHD: Moderation by Child Gender

Julieann Stawicki, Joel Nigg

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Abstract

Examined selected psychiatric disorders in parents of boys and girls with DSM-IV ADHD and control children. Excess parent psychopathology was observed for parents of boys - primarily due to psychopathology in fathers - score potential gender differences in development of ADHD.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)293-296
Number of pages4
JournalAnnals of the New York Academy of Sciences
Volume1008
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2003
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • ADHD
  • DSM-IV
  • Family study
  • Gender
  • Parent psychopathology

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)

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