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Title:
   Reported Diagnosis and Prescription Utilization Related to Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Children Ages 5-17, 2008-2015
Product type:
   Statistical Brief 514
MEPS component:
   Household Component
Publication date:
   August 28, 2018
Description:
   This Statistical Brief uses data from the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey to examine trends from 2008-2015 in the prevalence of diagnosed attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and the use of prescription medicines to treat the condition among children aged 5-17.
Author(s):
   Jerrod Anderson, PhD
Agency:
   Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Source:
   Web Only
MEPS Topics:
   Children's Health, Children's Insurance Coverage, Health Care Disparities, Medical Conditions, Mental Health, Prescription Drugs
PDF link:
   data_files/publications/st514/stat514.pdf (1.2 MB)
HTML link:
   data_files/publications/st514/stat514.shtml
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