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"In the last decade, there has been a marked increase in studies supporting the association of ADHD and personality disorders, particularly BPD. Considerable overlap in diagnostic criteria and shared psychopathologic symptoms has stimulated research activities in this field. However, the question of whether ADHD and personality disorders randomly co-occur as comorbidities, have similar origins or share common pathological mechanisms remains unresolved. We are therefore delighted to create a section on ADHD and Personality Disorders to promote research into underlying mechanisms, detection and treatment of these disorders."

An archive of articles previously published in this field can be found here.

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ADHD and BPD - associated, but poorly understood

  1. Emotional dysregulation (ED) is now considered as an important symptom of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). It is believed to have a considerable impact on the severity of the disorder, one’s gl...

    Authors: Eva Rüfenacht, Sebastian Euler, Paco Prada, Rosetta Nicastro, Karen Dieben, Roland Hasler, Eléonore Pham, Nader Perroud and Sébastien Weibel

    Citation: Borderline Personality Disorder and Emotion Dysregulation 2019 6:11

    Content type: Research article

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  2. The impact of stress on anger and aggression in Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) has not been thoroughly investigated. The goal of this study was to inv...

    Authors: Sylvia Cackowski, Annegret Krause-Utz, Julia Van Eijk, Katrin Klohr, Stephanie Daffner, Esther Sobanski and Gabriele Ende

    Citation: Borderline Personality Disorder and Emotion Dysregulation 2017 4:6

    Content type: Research article

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