ADHD, Rating Scales, and Your Practice Today
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 10, Number 12, December 2012
You greet a new patient who complains of difficulty concentrating at work and is unable to “keep up” since making partner at a law firm or becoming an attending physician at a hospital. Is this an authentic case of a high-functioning person with undiagnosed adult ADHD, a subtle request for performance enhancement, or something altogether different?
Chap Attwell, MD
Clinical assistant professor. New York University School of Medicine
Dr. Attwell has disclosed that he has no relevant relationships or financial interests in any commercial company pertaining to this educational activity.