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Author Schwarz, Alan, 1968- author.

Title ADHD nation : children, doctors, big pharma, and the making of an American epidemic / Alan Schwarz.

Publication Info. New York : Scribner, 2016.


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Edition First Scribner hardcover edition.
Description viii, 338 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-316) and index.
Contents Fidgety Phil's arithmetic pills -- Dr. Conners -- From MBD to ADD -- Collision course -- Kristin -- Jamison -- ADD for all -- The hijacking -- There's something they know about us -- Higher and higher -- Less than -- Bright college days -- And now, a word from our sponsors -- Awakening -- Connection -- This is your brain on capitalism -- Coming soon to a doctor near you -- Prescription.
Summary "An account of the widespread misdiagnosis of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder--and its serious effects on children, adults, and society"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder -- United States.
Diagnostic errors -- United States.
Added Title Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder nation
ISBN 9781501105913 (hardback)
1501105914 (hardback)

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