ผู้วิจัย/Authors: Sirichai Hongsanguansri
ชื่อเรื่อง/Title: Adult ADHD in parents of ADHD children
แหล่งที่มา/Source: Journal of The Psychiatric Association of Thailand, Vol. 47 No.1 January-March 2002. P. 30
รายละเอียด / Details:
Objective To determine the prevalence af adult ADHD in the parents of Thai ADHD children and to examine the impacts of ADHD on themselves and their ADHD children. Results Four parents (16.0%) had all the symptoms specified in the DSM-IV criteria for adult ADHD ,while another four parents (16.0%) met all the criteria for ADHD NOS.However, none of them met the criteria for ADHD, in partial remission.AS for the parents with the Thai version of WURS, especially "behavioral problems in school/work," than those who did not have ADHD with statistical significance (p‹0.01) and they were more likely to have problems of failure in school and had to repeat their grades (p=0.02) Among these parents two of them reportde a history of cannabis abuse during adolescence.Also, ADHD children whose parents had adult ADHD or ADHD NOS had a higher chance to have comorbid ODD than those without ADHD parents (OR=1.7,95% CI=1.01-2.76) as well as a higher tendency to have defiant rebellious or aggressive behaviors as indicated by the ODD scores on the DBD rating sscale used by the teachers (8.7+-5.2vs 4.7 +-4.8,p=0.08).
Keywords: adult ADHD, parents, impacts, ADHD, Adult ADHD, psychiatry
Address: The Psychiatric Association of Thailand.
Country of publication: Thailand.
Category: Abstract Journal.