Comparison of Self and Clinician Administered Rating Scales in Patients With ADHD

This study has been completed.
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Massachusetts General Hospital Identifier:
First received: July 3, 2008
Last updated: June 21, 2010
Last verified: June 2010
The primary objective is to establish the concurrent validity of the clinician administered Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder-Rating Scale (ADHD-RS) and the patient administered Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Self Report Scale (ASRS) v1.1 Symptom Checklist.

Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Comparison of Self and Clinician Administered Rating Scales in Patients With Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

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Further study details as provided by Massachusetts General Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The ADHD-RS and ASRS v1.1 Symptom Checklist scales [ Time Frame: Weeks 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, or 8 ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 50
Study Start Date: July 2007
Study Completion Date: March 2009
Primary Completion Date: March 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Adolescents with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)


Ages Eligible for Study:   13 Years to 18 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Adolescents diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) who are enrolled in the study Protocol 2003-P-001313: "Prevention of Cigarette Smoking in ADHD Youth with CONCERTA."

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of ADHD
  • Age 13-65* *Parental consent and patient's assent will be obtained for minors participating in this protocol (only adolescents aged 13-18 yrs old will be included in the MGH site)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Inability to reliably report ADHD symptoms at the discretion of the investigator
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00711724

United States, Massachusetts
Massachusetts General Hospital
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 02138
Sponsors and Collaborators
Massachusetts General Hospital
Principal Investigator: Paul Hammerness, MD Massachusetts General Hospital
  More Information

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Paul Hammerness, MD, Massachusetts General Hospital Identifier: NCT00711724     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2007-P-000911 
Study First Received: July 3, 2008
Last Updated: June 21, 2010
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Massachusetts General Hospital:
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
Attention Deficit and Disruptive Behavior Disorders
Mental Disorders
Nervous System Diseases
Neurodevelopmental Disorders
Neurologic Manifestations
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