Study Finds Possible Link Between Anesthesia and ADHD

Posted on February 3rd, 2012 by

Young children who undergo multiple procedures requiring anesthesia could be at higher risk for developing attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) later on, according to a new study published in the current issue of the journal Mayo Clinic Proceedings.

ABC News Radio, 02/02/2012

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Tags: ADHD, anesthesia, Anesthesiology, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, Pediatrics

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