On the Intersection Between AD/HD and DCD: The DAMP Hypothesis
Author: Sonuga-Barke, Edmund J. S.
Source: Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Volume 8, Number 3, September 2003 , pp. 114-116(3)
Abstract:The paper by Gillberg, `ADHD and DAMP', provides an analysis of the scientific status of the concept of Deficits in Attention Motor Control and Perception (DAMP) in the light of the overlap between Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (AD/HD) and Developmental Co-ordination Disorder (DCD), and the current uncertainty surrounding the significance of AD/HD - DCD co-morbidity.
Document Type: Research article
Publication date: 2003-09-01