Table 3

Mean (SD) ADHD screening scores for retrospective ratings from childhood and current symptoms at T1 and T2 in the total inpatient sample
Childhood T1 T2 Mean change T1 vs. T2 Paired t value (T1 vs T2 change)
Total score /54 21.09 23.03 14.65 −8.6 11.92**
(SD 15.0) (SD 12.5) (SD 12.1) (SD 9.1)
Inattentive symptoms /9 3.51 3.59 1.83 −1.80 10.21**
(SD 3.2) (SD 2.9) (SD 2.5) (SD 2.2)
Hyp/imp symptoms /9 3.29 3.46 2.30 −1.23 7.40**
(SD 3.0) (SD 2.6) (SD 2.6) (SD 2.1)

There is a significant reduction in ADHD symptoms following 1-week or more of treatment in the addiction units.

** Significant at p<0.001.

Huntley et al.

Huntley et al. BMC Psychiatry 2012 12:223   doi:10.1186/1471-244X-12-223

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