TITLE

The Effects of Caffeine on Hyperactive Children

AUTHOR(S)
Firestone, Philip; Poitras-Wright, Helene
PUB. DATE
March 1978
SOURCE
Journal of Learning Disabilities;Mar1978, Vol. 11 Issue 3
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Studies the effects of a two-week regimen of caffeine on the behavior of hyperactive children. Use of a crossover design; Impact of caffeine on improve reaction times and psychological test scores; Parent and teacher scales which showed the improvement in the impulsivity and general behavior of children who were given caffeine.
ACCESSION #
4728077

 

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