ADHD Research Update: July 2016

July 20, 2016
Mark L. Fuerst

Three new studies focus on innovative therapies for ADHD.

References:

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.