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Research Article

A Brain-Computer Interface Based Attention Training Program for Treating Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

  • Choon Guan Lim mail,

    choon_guan_lim@imh.com.sg

    Affiliation: Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Institute of Mental Health, Singapore, Singapore

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  • Tih Shih Lee,

    Affiliation: Duke-National University Singapore Graduate Medical School, Singapore, Singapore

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  • Cuntai Guan,

    Affiliation: Institute for Infocomm Research, Agency for Science, Technology and Research, Singapore, Singapore

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  • Daniel Shuen Sheng Fung,

    Affiliation: Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Institute of Mental Health, Singapore, Singapore

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  • Yudong Zhao,

    Affiliation: Singapore Clinical Research Institute, Singapore, Singapore

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  • Stephanie Sze Wei Teng,

    Affiliation: Duke-National University Singapore Graduate Medical School, Singapore, Singapore

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  • Haihong Zhang,

    Affiliation: Institute for Infocomm Research, Agency for Science, Technology and Research, Singapore, Singapore

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  • K. Ranga Rama Krishnan

    Affiliation: Duke-National University Singapore Graduate Medical School, Singapore, Singapore

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  • Published: October 24, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0046692

About the Authors

Choon Guan Lim, Daniel Shuen Sheng Fung
Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Institute of Mental Health, Singapore, Singapore
Tih Shih Lee, Stephanie Sze Wei Teng, K. Ranga Rama Krishnan
Duke-National University Singapore Graduate Medical School, Singapore, Singapore
Cuntai Guan, Haihong Zhang
Institute for Infocomm Research, Agency for Science, Technology and Research, Singapore, Singapore
Yudong Zhao
Singapore Clinical Research Institute, Singapore, Singapore

Corresponding Author

Email: choon_guan_lim@imh.com.sg

Competing Interests

The project was supported by a grant from the Institute of Infocomm Research, the developer of the BCI-based attention training game and a co-investigator on this project. The BCI-based attention training game system has been licensed by Atentiv Inc and the authors have made consultations with Atentiv Inc. This does not alter the authors’ adherence to all the PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CGL TSL CTG DSSF YDZ SSWT KRRK. Performed the experiments: CGL DSSF SSWT HHZ. Analyzed the data: CGL YDZ SSWT HHZ. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CTG HHZ KRRK. Wrote the paper: CGL TSL CTG DSSF YDZ SSWT HHZ KRRK.