Few specialists follow ADHD prescribing guidelines for young children

05/5/2013 | MyHealthNewsDaily.com · DailyRx.com

U.S. researchers surveyed 560 specialists and found about 9 in 10 of them did not strictly follow the American Academy of Pediatrics' guidelines for treating attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in preschoolers. The recommendations call for trying behavioral therapy first, but 70% of respondents recommended both medication and behavioral modification treatment together, while 21% prescribed drugs first.

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