View Full Version : inflexible thinking in adhd blamed on bipolar disorder

12-08-13, 02:56 PM
was told about this and thought it interesting...especially given how many members do have co morbid bipolar

Impaired cognitive flexibility in patients with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder(ADHD) may be entirely due to the presence of comorbid bipolar disorder, say researchers.

The team found that 51 ADHD patients who also had bipolar disorder had significantly poorer results on the Wisconsin Card Sorting Test (WCST) than 278 patients who had ADHD alone.

12-08-13, 03:09 PM
Wow, interesting find!

Thanks for sharing!

12-08-13, 08:51 PM
For me, I thinking it's more likely undiagnosed high functioning autism... And that's okay.