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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
Publication 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.

Source

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/