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methylphenidate <i>n.</i>

Elizabeth Martin and Tanya McFerran

in A Dictionary of Nursing

Fifth edition

Published in print January 2008 | ISBN: 9780199211777
Published online January 2008 | e-ISBN: 9780191726774
methylphenidate n.

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a drug that stimulates the central nervous system. It is administered by mouth to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in children. Trade

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Subjects: Nursing Studies

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