Because ADHD is not very clear symptoms, the diagnosis can not be established with the help of tests and examinations, although they can be conducted in parallel to assess the overall condition of the patient.
Initially, a doctor conducts a physical exam, an interview with the parents (usually the disorder begins in childhood) about the behavior, performance, ability to communicate and the emotional development of a child, studying its history.
Sometimes additional procedures carried out: checking vision and hearing, a blood test for lead levels and markers of thyroid disease, check brain activity on an electroencephalograph, and in some cases, magnetic resonance imaging to detect abnormalities in the brain.
If ADHD is found already in middle age, the doctor also will ask about the challenges and successes in work, school, relat
standard methods, such as the scale of assessment Vanderbilt (55 issues) are used to assess the behavior.Scale Vanderbilt can also identify conduct disorder, oppositional defiant increased anxiety, depression and other abnormalities.
Rate hyperactivity, behavior, learning and detect depression, inattention or lack important skills can also use the evaluation system behavior in children (BASC) and a standard list of questions about the children's behavior for teachers.
Usually, the symptoms of ADHD can relate hyperactive, impulsive and inattentive behavior, while all they are expressed in varying degrees.
to the doctor could make a correct diagnosis, alarming parents deviation must be present for at least six months and not be justified by age and development.
If any symptoms persist in different situations (in school, at home, in the street games) and a negative impact on a child's life, most of all, he really needed treatment.Depending on how serious the situation, will be able to help classes on behavior and drug therapy correction.
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