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Younger Children in the Classroom Likely Overdiagnosed With ADHD, University of British Columbia Study



3/6/2012 7:17:28 AM

The youngest children in the classroom are significantly more likely to be diagnosed with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) — and prescribed medication — than their peers in the same grade, according to a study just published in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal).



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