The Multimodal Treatment Study of ADHD (MTA Study) is the largest ADHD treatment study ever conducted — nearly 600 7–9‑year-old children with ADHD were randomly assigned to one of four interventions:
1) Carefully monitored medication treatment;
2) Intensive behavior therapy;
3) Medication Treatment combined with Behavior Therapy; or
4) Community Care (parents obtained whatever treatment they desired).
After 14 months, results indicated that [Read more…] about Consistent use of ADHD medication may stunt growth by 2 inches, large study finds