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Author Stolberg, Victor B., author.

Title ADHD medications : history, science, and issues / Victor B. Stolberg
Published Santa Barbara, California : Greenwood, [2017]


Description 1 online resource (xii, 275 pages)
Series The story of a drug
Story of a drug.
Contents A case study : driven by fire -- What are ADHD medications? -- ADHD medications : a brief history -- How ADHD medications work -- Effects and applications -- Risks, misuse, and overdose -- Production, distribution, and regulation -- The social dimensions of ADHD medications -- The future of ADHD medications
Summary This text provides a comprehensive analysis of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) medications, covering historical, social, and scientific viewpoints on this important and controversial class of medications
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on February 13, 2018)
Subject Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder -- Drug use
Drug utilization -- History
Drugs -- Side effects.
Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity -- drug therapy
Drug Therapy -- history
Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions
Clinical psychology.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Drugs -- Side effects
Drug utilization
Genre/Form History
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2017029382
ISBN 9781610697262
Other Titles Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder medications