Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder(ADHD) Simplified | How to Diagnose ADHD | How to Treat ADHD
Consultant Psychiatrist Dr Sanil Rege covers everything you need to know about ADHD in a short and simplified video.
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder characterised by inattention; hyperactivity-impulsivity or both. It has traditionally been recognised as a childhood condition.
The current population estimations put 4.4 to 5.2% of adults aged 18 to 44 years old as currently suffering from ADHD.
The following points are covered:
- Definition of ADHD
- Risk factors for ADHD
- Symptoms of ADHD
- Progression of ADHD
- Diagnosis of ADHD
- DSM 5 presentations
- Non-medical treatments for ADHD
- Medical treatments for ADHD