Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Diagnosis of ADHD Has Risen 66 Percent Over Last Decade

The diagnosis of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children and adolescents has increased 66% in the last decade, with approximately one-third of these young patients now being managed by psychiatrists, rather than pediatricians.

Left Ventricular Changes Seen in Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) have structural and functional changes in left ventricular (LV) function similar to those seen in patients with hypertension, which are resolved following continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy.