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Office Attention Deficit Disorder (OADD) was identified last year by US psychiatrist Dr Ned Hallowell, and is sweeping firms in the UK.
Symptoms include poor eye for detail, forgetfulness, short attention span, listening problems, an inability to follow simple instructions, poor organisational skills, avoidance of tasks involving mental effort and the loss of important information.
Online office broker officebroker.com, is now Investigating the condition, along with stress consultant Ros┬áColeman.
Ms Coleman said as stress at work increases, symptoms such as mental health Issues can develop.
She said governments and employers should be taking OADD seriously.