9_From Hyperactive Children to ADHD Adults - Conrad and Potter (1)

9_From Hyperactive Children to ADHD Adults - Conrad and Potter (1)

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566 CONRAD/POTTER Table 1 * Adult ADHD in the Professional and Lay Media Mean Articles Per Year, 1975-1999 (in five year intervals) * Professional Media Lay Media Medlne Psychinfo Academic Universe Year Wire Service NE Regional Magazines 1975-1979 34.4 3.4 0 0 0 1980-1984 41.6 7.6 0 0 0 1985-1989 43.6 11.4 0 0.4 0.2 1990-1994 50.0 13.8 5.8 6.0 0.4 1995-1999 95.6 42.6 25.2 28.6 3.2 * For this table, we do not distinguish between articles on "adult hyperactives" or "ADHD Adults." Search criteria: Medlzne and Psychinfo databases: adult and (ADHD or "attention deficit hyperactivlty disorder" or "attention deficit disorder" or hyperkinesls). Academic Universe: in text search for- "Attentlon deficit disorder or ADHD or hyperkme- sis" and in headline or lead paragraph: "adult." Sources are divided among wire service (e.g, Associated Press, United Press International), New England Regional Newspapers (e.g., Boston Globe, New York Times), and Popular Magazines (e.g., Ladies Home Journal, Newsweek). ern
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