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Brain Patterns Put ADHD in Focus

A spatial map of the cortical surface area portion of the multimodal brain pattern, demonstrating increases (red) and decreases (blue) associated with ADHD symptoms.

A spatial map of the cortical surface area portion of the multimodal brain pattern, demonstrating increases (red) and decreases (blue) associated with ADHD symptoms.

By Tim Silk, Emma Sciberras & Daryl Efron

Brain scans are revealing the neurobiology underlying specific symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, and raising the prospect of individualised treatments.

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