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A Double Blind Crossover Study on the Effect of Methylphenidate on Decision-making Ability of Adults With ADHD Compared to Healthy Adults

2014-08-27 03:13:40 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The study assesses the effect of Ritalin on working memory,attention,and decision-making measures in adults with ADHD and compares it to its effect on healthy adults, in a double-blind crossover design.We hypothesize that Ritalin will result in better performance in all measures,and that the improvement will be greater in the ADHD group.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

ADHD

Intervention

methylphenidate

Location

Shalvata Mental Health center
Hod Hasharon
Israel

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Shalvata Mental Health Center

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:13:40-0400

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