As a person ages,
symptoms of Hyperactivity
/Impulsivity tend to diminish leaving an inner sense of restlessness
, fidgetiness, inability to remain seated during meetings, etc.
while clinically significant symptoms of Inattention
persist, changing the diagnosis from ADHD
-Combined Type to ADHD-Primarily Inattentive Type, called ADD till the mid-1980's. Multimodal management including medications is still necessary.
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