Genetic etiology in the hyperactive child syndrome

A critical review

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Abstract

This paper reviews and critically evaluates the available research that relates to the role of genetic factors in the hyperactive child syndrome. Despite the difficulty of separating the interaction of genetic and environmental factors, several potentially useful epidemiologic methodologies have been employed in efforts to establish genetic etiology in childhood hyperkinesis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)145-150
Number of pages6
JournalAmerican Journal of Orthopsychiatry
Volume50
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 1980

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Genetic etiology in the hyperactive child syndrome : A critical review. / McMahon, Robert.

In: American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, Vol. 50, No. 1, 01.01.1980, p. 145-150.

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