a Case-control Study of the Association Between Heavy Mental and Children With Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Korea

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified February 2010 by Hallym University Medical Center.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Hallym University Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01447004
First received: October 4, 2011
Last updated: NA
Last verified: February 2010
History: No changes posted

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a Case-control Study of the Association Between Heavy Mental and Children With Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Korea
a Case-control Study of the Association Between Heavy Mental and Children With Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Korea

Heavy metal has been reported that it can cause attention deficit and behavioral disturbance. The investigators hypothesis is that heavy metal is associated with children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder(ADHD).

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Observational
Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
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Probability Sample

Subjects must meet DSM-IV criteria for ADHD based-on the K-Schedule for affective disorder and schizophrenia(K-SADS-PL-K) interview

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Recruiting
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects must meet DSM-IV criteria for ADHD based-on the K-Schedule for affective disorder and schizophrenia(K-SADS-PL-K) interview

    • Subjects signed a written consent form voluntarily.
    • Patient 's assent to participate in the study and written informed consent form signed by one of the parents, parent surrogates, or legal guardian.
    • Subjects/parents, parent surrogates or legal guardian who can understand the participation of the study and voluntarily withdraw from the study at any time

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects who have any history of bipolar disorder, psychotic disorder, and substance use disorder, have been diagnosed with a pervasive developmental disorder, organic brain disease and seizure disorder.
  • Subjects who have significant suicidal ideation or homicidal ideation
  • Subjects with mental retardation
  • Subjects with Tourette's syndrome requiring drug therapy.
  • Subjects who currently have a significant medical conditions (e.g. diseases of cardiovascular, hepatic, renal, respiratory, glaucoma).
  • Subjects who have abnormalities in the ECG or show clinically significant abnormalities of laboratory results, including serum chemistries and hematology.
  • Subjects who have been administrated alpha-2 adrenergic receptor agonist,antidepressant, antipsychotic, benzodiazepines, modafinil, anticonvulsant within recent 2 months.
  • Subjects who dyed their hair within 8 weeks
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6 Years to 12 Years
Yes
Contact: Hyun Ju Hong +82-31-380-3750 hongdr@chol.com, hjhong@hallym.or.kr
Korea, Republic of
 
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Hallym University Medical Center
Hallym University Medical Center
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Hallym University Medical Center
February 2010

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