The findings reflect that there is no significant mean difference between male and female on oppositional defiant disorder
and conduct disorder (disruptive behavior disorders).
The long-term longitudinal course of oppositional defiant disorder
and conduct disorder in ADHD boys: findings from a controlled 10 year prospective longitudinal follow-up study.
The distributions of symptoms of attention deficit disorder and oppositional defiant disorder
in school age in Turkey.
The co-morbidity of oppositional defiant disorder
in the current study could be another reason for the common occurrence of this symptom.
1999, Persistence and desistance of oppositional defiant disorder
in a community sample of children with ADHD, Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 38, 10, 1262-1270.
The researchers, emphasizing that most of the adoptees in the study were psychologically healthy and faring well, said that, as a group, those adolescents faced a greater risk for two psychiatric conditions: attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder and oppositional defiant disorder
Oppositional defiant disorder
, Comorbidities of oppositional defiant disorder
, Treatment of oppositional defiant disorder
Medication is not a first-line treatment for oppositional defiant disorder
and conduct disorder, the most common comorbid diagnoses with substance use disorders.
A large amount of research has been done on Disruptive Behavior Disorders in general and on Oppositional Defiant Disorder
All of the children showed some ADHD and oppositional defiant disorder
symptom (ODD) improvement, compared with baseline after 14 months, although the differences were significantly greater in the children in the medication and combination groups after 14 months and 24 months.
Oppositional Defiant Disorder
(ODD) is relatively common among 3-8 year-old children and its presence puts children at risk for more serious and stable behavior problems.
Most persons with ADHD have one or more additional conditions, the most common being oppositional defiant disorder
, conduct disorder, anxiety disorder, depression, and learning disabilities.