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  1. 1. ADHD Symptoms Objective Performance and Subject Perspective

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Sara Scholtens; Uppsala universitet.; [2015]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; 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

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Johan Isaksson; Uppsala universitet.; [2014]
    Nyckelord :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

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Uppsala universitet

    Författare :Kitty Lassinantti; Uppsala universitet.; Mälardalens högskola.; [2014]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Sociologi; Sociology; Medical sociology; Critical sociology; Women; Neuropsychiatric diagnosis; ADHD; Biomedicalization; Pharmaceuticalizaton; Identity; Identity process; Gender; Femininity; Functionality; Narrative analysis; medical sociology; critical sociology; women; neuropsychiatric diagnosis; ADHD; biomedicalization; pharmaceuticalization; identity; gender; femininity; narrative analysis;

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

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Lilianne Nyberg; Uppsala universitet.; [2002]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Psychology; Type A behavior; hyperactivity; ADHD; observations; children; MYTH; development; Psykologi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap 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

  5. 5. Executive Control Processes: Dimensions, Development and ADHD

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Karin Cecilia Brocki; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Nyckelord :Psychology; Executive function; development; ADHD; inhibitory control; working memory; Psykologi;

    Sammanfattning : Deficits in higher order cognitive processes such as inhibitory control and working memory (WM), grouped under the term of executive function (EF), have been shown to constitute one important component of the complex neuropsychology of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). The aim of the present thesis was to examine EF in relation to ADHD, with primary focus on structure (i. LÄS MER