A set of preference weights has been derived from the application of the standard gamble method from members of the UK adult population [ 32 ].
For policy makers there is increasing interest in knowing whether these health and quality of life burdens can be identified using preference based measures of health-related quality of life HRQoLlike the EuroQol-5D EQ-5D [ 1718 ]. The majority of symptoms fall under inattention.
For example, boys may be more hyperactive and girls may tend to be quietly inattentive.
The same is true of children who are hyperactive or inattentive at home, but whose schoolwork and friendships remain unaffected. J Clin Psychiatry ; The findings contribute to the body of evidence about how ADHD develops and how caregivers can limit the risk factors for the disorder.
Health Econ Rev ; 5: ADHD Most healthy children are inattentive, hyperactive or impulsive at one time or another.
The siblings do, however, report lower happiness with life overall and with their family, even when controlling for the siblings own ADHD symptoms.