ACTH has beneficial effects on stuttering in ADHD and ASD patients with ESES: A retrospective study


Altunel A., Sever A., Altunel E. O.

BRAIN & DEVELOPMENT, vol.39, no.2, pp.130-137, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 39 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.braindev.2016.09.001
  • Journal Name: BRAIN & DEVELOPMENT
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.130-137
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Introduction: Etiology of stuttering remains unknown and no pharmacologic intervention has been approved for treatment. We aimed to evaluate EEG parameters and the effect of adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) therapy in stuttering.