British Journal of Psychiatry
Fecha de publicación: 02 December 2020
Autores: Victor Breda, Luis Augusto Rohde, Ana Maria Baptista Menezes, Luciana Anselmi, Arthur Caye, Diego Luiz Rovaris, Eduardo Schneider Vitola, Claiton Henrique Dotto Bau and Eugenio Horacio Grevet
Background: Population studies have suggested that most adults with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) did not have the disorder in childhood, challenging the neurodevelopmental conceptualisation of ADHD. Arbitrary definitions of age at onset and lack of defined trajectories were accounted for the findings.