- Child Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder Co morbidities on Family Stress: Effect of MedicationDesiree 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. ..
- Environmental risk factors by gender associated with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorderDesiree 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...
- Children diagnosed with attention deficit disorder and their hospitalisations: population data linkage studyDesiree 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. ..