Chapter 9. The Hyperkinetic Confusions

  1. John Morton

Published Online: 4 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470773307.ch9

Understanding Developmental Disorders: A Causal Modelling Approach

Understanding Developmental Disorders: A Causal Modelling Approach

How to Cite

Morton, J. (2004) The Hyperkinetic Confusions, in Understanding Developmental Disorders: A Causal Modelling Approach, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470773307.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631187578

Online ISBN: 9780470773307

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Keywords:

  • hyperkinetic confusions;
  • hyperactivity;
  • diagnosis';
  • causal modelling;
  • disorder

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Drugs as diagnostic refinement

  • Types of theory

  • The problem of co-morbidity: conduct disorder and ADHD

  • The cognitive level

  • Sonuga-Barke's dual pathway model

  • Summary