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Diagnostic Scales ICD-1055 ICD-1055

In Europe, the diagnosis of hyperkinetic disorder (HKD) is defined by the International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, 10th edition (ICD-10) criteria

The ICD-10 criteria for HKD are more restrictive than the DSM-5 criteria for ADHD, requiring ≥6 symptoms of inattention, ≥3 symptoms of hyperactivity, and ≥1 symptom of impulsivity in more than one setting

Subtypes are HKD with and without conduct disorder


55. World Health Organization. The ICD-10 Classification of Mental and Behavioural Disorders. Available at: pdf. Last updated 1993; 1: 1-263.