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Contribution to Book
Use of Antidepressants in Children and Adolescents
Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center Publications and Presentations
  • Mary S. Ahn, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Lauren J. Yakutis, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Jean A. Frazier, University of Massachusetts Medical School
UMMS Affiliation
Department of Psychiatry; Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center
Date
1-1-2012
Document Type
Book Chapter
Abstract

In this chapter, we review the developmental considerations that are necessary when prescribing antidepressant medications for children and a discussion of the background and challenges of conducting psychotropic medication trials in children and adolescents.

Comments

Citation: Ahn, M., Yakutis, L., Frazier, JA. (2012). Use of antidepressants in children and adolescents. In Rothschild, A. (Ed), The Evidence-Based Guide to Antidepressant Medications. Arlington, VA: American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc., p. 189-225.

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Citation Information
Mary S. Ahn, Lauren J. Yakutis and Jean A. Frazier. "Use of Antidepressants in Children and Adolescents" (2012)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/jean_frazier/112/