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Stimulant prescribing for the treatment of ADHD in Western Australia: socioeconomic and remoteness differences

7 Feb 2007
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According to this study, remoteness and socioeconomic disadvantage are significantly associated with rate of stimulant prescription for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in WA.

The rate of stimulant prescription was 2.3 to 5.3 times greater in major cities in WA compared with remote and very remote parts of the state.

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2007
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