Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
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Published by Nova Science Publishers in Hauppauge, NY .
Written in English


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  • Adolescent,
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  • Child,
  • Dopamine Agents -- therapeutic use

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statement[edited by] Stuart M. Gordon and Aileen E. Mitchell.
ContributionsGordon, Stuart M., Mitchell, Aileen E.
LC ClassificationsRJ506.H9 A93135 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24060623M
ISBN 109781607415817
LC Control Number2009023561

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