ADHD Research Update: July 2016

July 20, 2016
Mark L. Fuerst

Three new studies focus on innovative therapies for ADHD.


1. Norman LJ, Carlisi C, Lukito S, et al. Structural and functional brain abnormalities in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and obsessive-compulsive disorder: a comparative meta-analysis. JAMA Psychiatry. Published online June 8, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2016.0700.
2. Naveen MM, et al. Comparing the efficacy, safety and tolerability of ATX vs stimulants for ADHD treatment in children and adolescents: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Posted presented at: American Psychiatric Association annual meeting; May 14, 2016; Atlanta, GA.
3. Fritz KM, O’Connor PJ. Acute exercise improves mood and motivation in young men with ADHD symptoms. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2016;48:1153-1160.