Impulsivity as key bridge symptoms in cross-sectional and longitudinal networks of ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder), and ODD (Oppositional Defiant Disorder)

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‘Impulsivity as key bridge symptoms in cross-sectional and longitudinal networks of ADHD and ODD’

Paper from the JCPP

Impulsivity is viewed as key to attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and disruptive behavior disorders (DBD). Yet, to date, no work has provided an item-level analysis in longitudinal samples across the critical developmental period from childhood into adolescence, despite prior work suggesting items exhibit differential relevance with respect to various types of impairment. The current study conducted a novel longitudinal network analysis of ADHD and oppositional defiant disorder (ODD) symptoms between childhood and adolescence, with the important applied prediction of social skills in adolescence.

Authors: Pevitr S. Bansal, Patrick K. Goh, Matthew W. Southward, Yancey J. Sizemore, Michelle M. Martel

First published: 20 July 2023

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