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National Health and Medical Research Council. Clinical Practice Points on the diagnosis, assessment and management of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in children and adolescents. Commonwealth of Australia, 2012

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence. Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: Diagnosis and management of ADHD in children, young people and adults. NICE clinical guideline 72. Manchester: NICE, 2013

Subcommittee on Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Steering Committee on Quality Improvement and Management. ADHD: Clinical practice guideline for the diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in children and adolescents. Pediatrics 2011;128:1007

Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network. Management of Attention Deficit and Hyperkinetic Disorders in Children and Young People: A National Clinical Guideline. Edinburgh: SIGN, 2009


Castells X, Ramos-Quiroga JA, Bosch R, Nogueira M, Casas M. Amphetamines for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adults. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2011, Issue 6

Clinical Excellence Commission. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Children and Adolescents in New South Wales - 2007 Final Report of the Special Review. Sydney: CEC, 2007

Cooper WO, Habel LA, Sox CM, Chan KA, Arbogast PG,  Cheetham TC, Murray KT, Quinn VP, Stein CM, Callahan ST, Fireman BH, Fish FA, Kirshner HS, O'Duffy A, Connell FA, Ray WA. ADHD drugs and serious cardiovascular events in children and young adults. New England Journal of Medicine 2011;365:1896-1904

Eysbouts Y, Poulton A, Salmelainen P. Stimulant medication in pre-school children in New South Wales. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health 2011;47:870-4

Fayyad, De Graaf R, Kessler R, Alonso J, Andermeyer M et al, Cross-national prevalence and correlates of adult attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder. The British Journal of Psychiatry 2007;190:402-409

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Hammerness PG, Perrin JM, Shelley-Abrahamson R, Wilens TE. Cardiovascular risk of stimulant treatment in pediatric attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: update and clinical recommendations. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 2011;50(10):978-90

Mazza M, D'Ascenzo F, Davico C, Biondi-Zoccai G, Frati G, Romagnoli E, Bassi B, Janiri L, Moretti C, Gaita F. Drugs for attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder do not increase the mid-term risk of sudden death in children: A meta-analysis of observational studies. International Journal of Cardiology 2013; May 13

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Salmelainen P. Trends in the prescribing of stimulant medication for the treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in adults in NSW. NSW Public Health Bulletin 2004;15(S-3)

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The Royal Australasian College of Physicians. Draft Australian Guidelines on Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). St Kilda: RACP, 2009

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