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Hidden Diagnosis: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder from a Child's Perspective

Sociology of Diagnosis

ISBN: 978-0-85724-575-5, eISBN: 978-0-85724-576-2

ISSN: 1057-6290

Publication date: 3 August 2011

Abstract

Originality/value – The current study adds to research on the sociology of diagnosis and medicalization of mental health by examining the experiences of children diagnosed with ADHD.

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Citation

Bringewatt, E.H. (2011), "Hidden Diagnosis: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder from a Child's Perspective", McGann, P. and Hutson, D.J. (Ed.) Sociology of Diagnosis (Advances in Medical Sociology, Vol. 12), Emerald Group Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 259-279. https://doi.org/10.1108/S1057-6290(2011)0000012016

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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