ADHD Among Black Individuals

JAMA Psychiatry

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What The Study Did: This study combined the results of 21 studies to estimate the proportion of Black children, adolescents and adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and identify the associated risk factors.

Authors: Jude Mary Cénat, Ph.D., of the University of Ottawa in Ottawa, Canada, is the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2020.2788)

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