ADHD Across Racial/Ethnic Groups

JAMA Network Open

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What The Study Did: This study of patients from diverse racial/ethnic backgrounds who received care at the Kaiser Permanente Northern California health system looked at how common attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) diagnoses were over a 10-year period across seven racial/ethnic groups.

Authors: Winston Chung, M.D., M.S., of Kaiser Permanente Northern California in San Francisco, and Michael P. Milham, M.D., Ph.D., of the Child Mind Institute in New York, are the corresponding authors.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.14344)

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