Focus on ADHD Software

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Focus on ADHD Software

Description

This software program assists physicians in identifying the optimal medication dosage for children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Used in conjunction with a clinical plan, physicians can modify medications to suit the child’s needs. The tool can also aid in conversations with family members regarding treatment.

The Focus software is written in Visual Basic to run in Microsoft Access. The software is designed to:

  • Perform calculations needed in the titration algorithms employed in the Focus study
  • Print titration reports for practitioners and progress reports for parents and teachers

Developer:

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

Funding Sources:

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

History

Release Date: 2012
Original Summary: May 2012
Last Updated: 09/12/12

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