Desiree Silva

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Child Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder Co morbidities on Family Stress: Effect of Medication
    Desiree Silva
    Telethon Kids Institute, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Community Ment Health J 51:347-53. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Environmental risk factors by gender associated with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Desiree Silva
    MB, BS, FRACP, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, PO Box 855, West Perth, Western Australia 6872
    Pediatrics 133:e14-22. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Children diagnosed with attention deficit disorder and their hospitalisations: population data linkage study
    Desiree Silva
    Telethon Kids Institute, University of Western Australia, P O Box 855, West Perth, 6872, Australia
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 23:1043-50. 2014

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Child Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder Co morbidities on Family Stress: Effect of Medication
    Desiree Silva
    Telethon Kids Institute, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Community Ment Health J 51:347-53. 2015
    ..Overall, the Family Strain Index was significantly reduced after commencement of medication (p < 0.0001), but remained higher in families where the children had either externalizing disorders or autism spectrum disorder. ..
  2. doi request reprint Environmental risk factors by gender associated with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Desiree Silva
    MB, BS, FRACP, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, PO Box 855, West Perth, Western Australia 6872
    Pediatrics 133:e14-22. 2014
    ..Our study investigates the maternal, pregnancy, and newborn risk factors by gender for children prescribed stimulant medication for treatment of ADHD in Western Australia...
  3. doi request reprint Children diagnosed with attention deficit disorder and their hospitalisations: population data linkage study
    Desiree Silva
    Telethon Kids Institute, University of Western Australia, P O Box 855, West Perth, 6872, Australia
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 23:1043-50. 2014
    ..Future studies should look at which of these conditions may be on the causal pathway or likely early markers for ADHD. ..