Today on MedNet21, we're going to discuss Attention Deficit Disorder in Adults.
Learners who view this webcast will come away with an understanding of the components of thorough ADHD evaluation and treatment options for adults with ADHD. Prevalence, comorbidity, and outcomes for individuals with ADHD will also be discussed.
This webcast will also provide the following:
1. A brief history of the ADHD pharmacological treatment development
2. Introduction to the pharmacological agents prescribed for the treatment of ADHD in adults – FDA approved and used off label – names, mechanism of action, main side effects, etc.
3. Introduction to the psycho-social treatments and complementary treatments used to treat ADHD
Dates and Times
End Date: 11/4/2025
As a result of this educational activity, webcast participants will be able to:
- Identify the components of a thorough ADHD evaluation.
- Identify the factors complicating ADHD diagnosis.
- Become more familiar with the pharmacological, psycho-social, and complementary treatments of ADHD in adults
- Become more familiar with safety issues when prescribing stimulant medication in adult patients
The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians
The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University designates this webcasts for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Maintenance of Certification
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.