That Attention Deficit Disorders (ADD) are not strictly limited to childhood has been increasingly recognized. However, their identification in adults is not infrequently obscured by diagnostic overlap with more conventional psychiatric syndromes. Three case reports are offered and discussed to illustrate such divergent presentations. Clinicians are urged to be alert to the persistence of residual ADD in the adult patient population.
|Number of pages
|Journal of Psychiatric Treatment and Evaluation
|Published - 1983