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Atypical Developmental Trajectories of Early Perception Among School-Age Children With Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder During a Visual Search Task

Journal Article


Abstract


  • Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by cognitive deficits associated with attention. Prior studies have revealed the potential impact of ADHD on basic perception and cognitive ability in patients with ADHD. In this study, bilateral posterior P1 and N1 were measured in 122 Chinese children aged 7–12 years (64 with ADHD) to investigate the developmental characteristics of early perception during visual processing in school-age children with ADHD. For children with ADHD, a larger P1 activity with an atypical developmental pattern was evoked and observed for the visual search performance. These findings offer new insights into the mechanisms of cognitive developmental deficits and intervention techniques in children with ADHD.

Publication Date


  • 2021

Citation


  • Luo, X., Guo, J., Li, D., Liu, L., Chen, Y., Zhu, Y., . . . Sun, L. (2021). Atypical Developmental Trajectories of Early Perception Among School-Age Children With Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder During a Visual Search Task. Child Development, 92(6), e1186-e1197. doi:10.1111/cdev.13604

Scopus Eid


  • 2-s2.0-85108970882

Web Of Science Accession Number


Start Page


  • e1186

End Page


  • e1197

Volume


  • 92

Issue


  • 6

Abstract


  • Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by cognitive deficits associated with attention. Prior studies have revealed the potential impact of ADHD on basic perception and cognitive ability in patients with ADHD. In this study, bilateral posterior P1 and N1 were measured in 122 Chinese children aged 7–12 years (64 with ADHD) to investigate the developmental characteristics of early perception during visual processing in school-age children with ADHD. For children with ADHD, a larger P1 activity with an atypical developmental pattern was evoked and observed for the visual search performance. These findings offer new insights into the mechanisms of cognitive developmental deficits and intervention techniques in children with ADHD.

Publication Date


  • 2021

Citation


  • Luo, X., Guo, J., Li, D., Liu, L., Chen, Y., Zhu, Y., . . . Sun, L. (2021). Atypical Developmental Trajectories of Early Perception Among School-Age Children With Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder During a Visual Search Task. Child Development, 92(6), e1186-e1197. doi:10.1111/cdev.13604

Scopus Eid


  • 2-s2.0-85108970882

Web Of Science Accession Number


Start Page


  • e1186

End Page


  • e1197

Volume


  • 92

Issue


  • 6