Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

Medicine goes to school: teachers as sickness brokers for ADHD

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Christine B Phillips
Publisher: 
PLoS Medicine
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
San Francisco, CA

Explores the roles of teachers as brokers for ADHD and its treatment, and the strategies used by the pharmaceutical industry to frame educators' responses to ADHD.

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ISSN 15491277 (print)
ISSN 15491676 (online)
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Includes bibliographical references.

Cold comfort: mothers, professionals, and attention deficit disorder

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Claudia Malacrida
Publisher: 
University of Toronto Press Inc.
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Provides a contextualized study of how mothers negotiate with/against the 'helping professions' over assessment and treatment for their AD(H)D children.

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DISA.M35 2003
ISBN 0802087523
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