The terminology used to describe the symptoms of Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity
Disorder, or ADHD, has gone through many changes over history, including ...
Feb 26, 2015 ... It took time for us to learn as much as we know about ADHD today. Read more for
a timeline of the history of ADHD.
Nov 30, 2010 ... Many of the historical descriptions are, however, consistent with the modern
diagnostic criteria for ADHD. The present article gives an overview ...
It is important to remember that this discussion represents only a very brief
overview of some of the pertinent dates and events in ADHD history. From the ...
Work on ADHD
is more often thought to begin in the early 20th century though:
a study is published describing the use of benzedrine (racemic amphetamine) in children with behavior problems in 1937 by Dr. Charles Bradley, who accidentally learned about the benefits of be... More »
DSM III defines “Attention Deficit Disorder, with or without hyperactivity”, thus
distinguishing between ADD and ADHD, and listing “inattention, impulsivity and ...
ADHD was first recognized as a disorder in 1902. A British doctor Dr. Still
documented cases of impulsive behavior. He gave the disorder its first name
Defect of ...
Oct 6, 2014 ... The percent of children estimated to have ADHD has changed over time. A
historical view provides necessary context to understand changes in ...
The History of ADHD part 1: 1798. Attention to a long Winding Road Scottish-
born physician and author (1763-1856) Already In 1798 Sir Alexander Crichton ...
Oct 15, 2012 ... The mission of ADHD Awareness Week is to educate the public about ADHD by
disseminating reliable information based on the evidence of ...