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Neurocognitive and Behavioral Significance of Periodic Limb Movements during Sleep in Adolescents with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder.

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Summary of "Neurocognitive and Behavioral Significance of Periodic Limb Movements during Sleep in Adolescents with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder."

The purpose of this study is to examine the association of abnormal periodic limb movements (PLMS) with neurocognitive and behavioral outcomes in adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) from the general population.

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Name: Sleep
ISSN: 1550-9109
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