“With its arsenal of experts, evidence-based research and trusted name, the American Academy of Pediatrics sets out to demystify and untangle the knot of controversy surrounding one of today’s hot-button health issues: ADHD.…[T]his book is well structured and surprisingly easy to understand…as it walks parents through the difficult process of defining the disorder and its various subtypes.” –Publishers Weekly “The no-nonsense text defines ADHD, explains treatments and their side effects and addresses such worrisome matters as how kids with ADHD fare in school, adolescence and even adulthood. In the era of Internet snake oil, it also exposes treatments that don’t work.” –Time 6 × 9 SPINE: 0.612 FLAPS: 0 AAP When your child is facing an ADHD diagnosis, you need clear, authoritative guidance. Turn to the experts at the American Academy of Pediatrics. 9 781610 022644 51695 ISBN 978-1-61002-264-4 US $16.95 CAN $22.95 The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is an organization of 67,000 pediatricians dedicated to the health, safety, and well-being of infants, children, adolescents, and young adults. Mark L. Wolraich, MD, FAAP, is the Shaun Walters Professor of Pediatrics, Edith Kinney Gaylord Presidential Professor, and chief of developmental and behavioral pediatrics at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. He is the editor in chief of Guide to Toilet Training. Dr. Wolraich lives in Oklahoma City, OK. Joseph F. Hagan Jr, MD, FAAP, is a clinical professor of pediatrics at The Robert Larner, MD College of Medicine at the University of Vermont and UVM Children’s Hospital. He is the coeditor of Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents. Dr. Hagan practices primary care pediatrics and lives in Burlington, VT. What Every Parent Needs to Know ADHD Mark L. Wolraich, MD, FAAP Joseph F. Hagan Jr, MD, FAAP 3rd Edition A D H D Mark L. Wolraich, MD, FAAP Joseph F. Hagan Jr, MD, FAAP Praise for the first edition of ADHD 3rd Edition AAP ADHD 3_20_19 final WORK.indd 1 3/21/19 4:48 PM
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