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OHSU ADHD Drug Class Review

From OHSU, the ADHD Drug Review OHSU This document provides a comprehensive overview of literature on a number of topics surrounding ADHD medications. It only speaks to medical considerations and only briefly to some cognitive and affective considerations. Little is…

ADD Misdiagnosis

Many children with trouble learning will also show difficulty with attention. When an attention deficit disorder is the diagnosis, often the focus of treatment is on the attention deficit as the ‘disease’ or problem. However, if there are underlying reasons…

Ritalin and Ocular Motilities

  The following article is important for a number of reasons, not the least of which is that is supports a critical role for visual function in reading and learning disorders. The article clearly supports the use of MPH (methylphenidate,…

Francis’s Story

  This is the brief story of a man, now grown, who experienced many of the same problems in school children face today. In spite of his significant obstacles, Francis went on to achieve great success academically and professionally –…