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Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: clinical review

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: clinical review

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Clinical Review

Time to Complete

1.5 hours


February 5, 2016


February 5, 2019

Programme Description

Dr Sabina Dosani outlines the diagnosis and management of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Key learning points include diagnosis, management and likely prognosis.

Educational Objectives

After taking this activity, healthcare professionals should be better able to:
  • Have a basic knowledge of the epidemiology and aetiology of ADHD
  • Understand the basic principles of management of ADHD
  • Explain the likely prognosis to parents of children with ADHD

  • Consider the evidence base for the different ADHD treatments
  • Authors

    Activity author
    Dr Sabina Dosani
    Consultant child and adolescent psychiatrist
    Anna Freud Centre

    Test author
    Dr Nigel Stollery


    This is a learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 1.5 learning credits (1.5 hours learning). This credit award is recommended by MIMS Learning based on completing the activity and reflecting on what you have learned. If you spend less time on the activity we recommend claiming fewer credits.

    Please proceed with the activity until you have successfully answered all the test questions and completed your evaluation. You will then receive your MIMS Learning CPD certificate, which will be added to your CPD organiser for access at any time and may be exported to the Clarity & RCGP Appraisal Toolkit for GPs.


    Hardware and Software Requirements
    • A computer with an internet connection
    • Internet Browser: Internet Explorer 7.x or higher, Firefox 4.x or higher, Safari 2.x or higher, or any other W3C standards compliant browser
    • Additional Software: Adobe Flash Player and/or an HTML 5 capable browser maybe required for video or audio playback. PowerPoint or Adobe Acrobat Reader may occasionally be required