Comorbilidad de TEA y TDAH: revisión sistemática de los avances en investigación

Jennifer Rico-Moreno, Raúl Tárraga-Mínguez
2016 Anales de Psicología  
<p>The recent publication of DSM-5, introduces as novelty to accept the comorbidity between the Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and the Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).</p><p>This article reviews previous researches that have study this comorbidity. A total of 40 investigations were reviewed, establishing 7 different themes. The results of this review showed that the presence of ADHD in ASD increased the severity of autistic symptoms and that its comorbidity was associated with
more » ... gher rates of disruptive behaviors, parental stress, poorer quality of life and poor social skills.</p>
doi:10.6018/analesps.32.3.217031 fatcat:hdfp4ap6zvhwtknpkxtsf7fbsa