Pubertal delay in male nonhuman primates (Macaca mulatta) treated with
methylphenidate, by Donald R. Mattison,Tony M. Plant, Hui-Min Lin, Hung-Chia
Chen, James J. Chen, Nathan C. Twaddle, Daniel Doergec William Slikker, Jr.,
Ralph E. Patton, Charlotte E. Hotchkiss, Ralph J. Callicott, Steven M. Schrader,
Terry W. Turner, James S. Kesner, Benedetto Vitiello, Dayton M. Petibone, and
Suzanne M. Morris, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) (2011).
MTA at 8 Years:
Prospective Follow-up of Children Treated for Combined-Type ADHD in a Multisite
Study, by Brooke S.G. Molina, Ph.D., Stephen P. Hinshaw, Ph.D., James M.
Swanson, Ph..D., L. Eugene Arnold, M.D., M.Ed., Benedetto Vitiello, M.D., Peter
S. Jensen, M.D., Jeffery N. Epstein, Ph.D., Betsy Hoza, Pn.D., Lily Hechtman,
M.D., Howard B. Abikoff, Ph.D., Glen R. Elliott, Ph.D., M.D., Laurence L.
Greenhill, M.D., Jeffrey H. Newcorn, M.D., Karen C. Wells, Ph.D., Timothy Wigal,
Ps.D., Robert D. Gibbons, Ph.D., Kwan Hur, Ph.D., Patricia R. Houck, M.S., and
the MTA Cooperative Group, Journal of the American Academy of Child and
Adolescent Psychiatry, 48 (2009):484-500.
and Use of Stimulant Medications in Youths, by Madelyn S. Gould,
Ph.D., M.P.H.; B. Timothy Walsh, M.D.; Jimmie Lou Munfakh, B.A.; Marjorie
Kleinman, M.S.; Naihua Duan, Ph.D.; Mark Olfson, M.D., M.P.H.; Laurence
Greenhill, M.D.; and Thomas Cooper, M.A., American Journal of Psychiatry
ADHD Drugs and
Cardiovascular Risk, by Steven E. Nissen, New England Journal of Medicine,
N Engl J. Med Vol, 354 No. 14:1445-1448 (2006), with May 25, 2006 Correction,
Vol. 354, No. 21, 2296-2298 (2006).
A Medication-Free Parent
Management Program for Children Diagnosed as ADHD, by David Stein, Ph.D.,
Ethical Human Sciences and Services, Vol. 1, No. 1, 1999. In
this study, at the 1-year-follow-up, all 37 patients who had been diagnosed with
ADHD and treated through the Caregivers Skill Program rather than the standard
medication treatment no longer met DSM-IV criteria for ADHD.
Stefan P Kruszewski, MD, & Steven G. Klotz, M.D., on
Mischaracterization (Provigil) and Joseph Biederman, M.D.'s response, in J
Clin Psychiatry 68:6, June 2007
Stimulant-Related Reductions of Growth
Rates in the PATS, by James Swanson, Ph.D., Laurence Greenhill, M.D., Tim
Wigal, Ph.D., Scott Kollins, Ph.D., Annamarie Stehli, M.P.H., Mark Davies,
M.P.H., Shirley Chuang, M.S., Benedetto Vitiello, M.D., Anne Skrobala, M.A.,
Kelly Posner, Ph.D., Howard Abikoff, Ph.D., Melvin Oatis, M.D., James Mccracken,
M.D., James Mcgough, M.D., Mark Riddle, M.D., Jaswinder Ghuman, M.D., Charles
Cunningham, Ph.D., and Sharon Wigal, Ph.D., American Academy of Child and
Adolescent Psychiatry 45:11, November 2006.
Broken Brains or Flawed Studies? A
Critical Review of ADHD Neuroimaging Research, by Jonathon Leo and David
Cohen, The Journal of Mind and Behavior, Winter 2003, Volume 24, Number
1, pp 29-56. This review of studies on ADHD and neuroimaging finds that
most of them can not rule out that the differences observed are medication
caused and the others "inexplicably avoided making straightforward comparisons"
that could have given information on this issue.
ADHD among American Schoolchildren: Evidence of
Overdiagnosis and Overuse of Medication, by Gretchen B. LeFever and Andrea
P. Arcona - Center for Pediatric Research, Eastern Virginia Medical School and
Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters David O. Antonuccio - University of
Nevada School of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Sierra Nevada Health Care System,
The Scientific Review of Mental Health Practice, Spring/Summer 2003, Vol.2,
Stimulant Treatment as a Risk
Factor for Nicotine Use and Substance Abuse, by Nadine M. Lambert, Ph .D.,
University of California at Berkeley, Graduate School of Education inn
Jensen, P . S. & Cooper, J . R. (Eds.). (2002), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity
Disorder: State of the Science ; Best Practices . (pp 18-1 to 18-24) Kingston,
NJ : Civic Research Institute.
The Ethics and Science of
Medicating Children, by Jacqueline A. Sparks, Ph.D., Center for Family
Services and Barry L. Duncan, Psy.D., Institute for the Study of Therapeutic
Change makes several concise points about the adhd literature and critiques the
main study used to support drug therapy.
ADHD: Total, 100% Fraud, By
Fred A. Baughman Jr., Neurologist, Pediatric Neurologist, Fellow, American
Academy of Neurology