Sökning: "ADHD"

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  1. 1. ADHD Symptoms : Objective Performance and Subject Perspective

    Författare :Sara Scholtens; Karin Brocki; Ann-Margret Rydell; Gunilla Bohlin; Claire Hughes; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; ADHD; developmental psychology; academic performance; future orientation; cognitive performance; positive illusory bias; attachment representations; Psychology; Psykologi;

    Sammanfattning : ADHD research has mainly focused on objective performance measures. Performance, however, is only one aspect of functioning. Other aspects of how individuals function are their personal experiences and their evaluations of those experiences. LÄS MER

  2. 2. ADHD and stress : Diurnal cortisol levels, early psychosocial adversity and perceived stress

    Författare :Johan Isaksson; Frank Lindblad; Kent W Nilsson; Per Gustafsson; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; ADHD; HPA-axis; cortisol; hypocortisolism; diurnal rhythm; trauma; adversity; medication; perceived stress; gender differences; Child and Youth Psychiatry; Barn- och ungdomspsykiatri;

    Sammanfattning : The Hypothalamus-Pituitary-Adrenal axis (HPA-axis) with its end product cortisol mediates the physiological response to stress thereby promoting mobilization of energy. The cortisol levels follow a diurnal rhythm with a distinct awakening response. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Diagnosens dilemman : Identitet, anpassning och motstånd hos kvinnor med ADHD

    Författare :Kitty Lassinantti; Rafael Lindqvist; Elisabet Näsman; Per Solvang; Mälardalens högskola; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; medical sociology; critical sociology; women; neuropsychiatric diagnosis; ADHD; biomedicalization; pharmaceuticalization; identity; gender; femininity; narrative analysis; Medical sociology; Critical sociology; Women; Neuropsychiatric diagnosis; ADHD; Biomedicalization; Pharmaceuticalizaton; Identity; Identity process; Gender; Femininity; Functionality; Narrative analysis; Sociologi; Sociology;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis explores the increasing medicalization of society, the process whereby social phenomenon are transformed into medical problems. Alike the general tendency of neu- ropsychiatric diagnoses, the number of people with ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactiv- ity Disorder) has increased and expanded from a boys’ diagnosis to include both adult men and women. LÄS MER

  4. 4. How is ADHD associated with comorbidities and health related outcomes? : The role of familial factors and ADHD during pregnancy

    Författare :Anneli Andersson; Henrik Larsson; Catherine Tuvblad; Laura Ghirardi; Eva Billstedt; Örebro universitet; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; ADHD; Comorbidities; Health-Related; Pregnancy; Smoking; Psychiatric; Postpartum; Outcomes;

    Sammanfattning : Background: Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a common neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by impaired attention and hyperactivity/impulsivity. ADHD is associated with several comorbidities and health-related outcomes. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Type A Behavior and Hyperactivity/ADHD : Are They Related?

    Författare :Lilianne Nyberg; Ulf Lundberg; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Psychology; Type A behavior; hyperactivity; ADHD; observations; children; MYTH; development; Psykologi; Psychology; Psykologi; Psychology; psykologi;

    Sammanfattning : The present thesis focuses on Type A behavior in children and its possible relation to hyperactivity/ADHD. Type A behavior in children has commonly been studied as the child equivalent behaviors of the adult pattern, in other words, competitive achievement-striving, impatience/time-urgency, and aggressiveness. LÄS MER