Conclusions

Sleep disorders comorbid to ADHD may aggravate cognitive and behavioral impairment in affected children.

They also severely affect parental negative attitudes and wellbeing.

Addressing and fostering a correct sleep diagnosis may add to the therapeutic benefit obtainable in ADHD children. In fact, a differential diagnosis according to subgroups of children in relation to their phenotypic sleep expression, allows to better characterize children and parental needs and to implement oriented therapeutic options. Future research needs to address better care and divulgate easy diagnostic means (Holter-PSG and self-administered questionnaires) for a home-based monitoring of children in their natural environment.

Understanding And Treating ADHD

Understanding And Treating ADHD

Attention Deficit Disorder or ADD is a very complicated, and time and again misinterpreted, disorder. Its beginning is physiological, but it can have a multitude of consequences that come alongside with it. That apart, what is the differentiation between ADHD and ADD ADHD is the abbreviated form of Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder, its major indications being noticeable hyperactivity and impulsivity.

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