Course of subthreshold bipolar disorder in youth: diagnostic progression from bipolar disorder not otherwise specified.

TitleCourse of subthreshold bipolar disorder in youth: diagnostic progression from bipolar disorder not otherwise specified.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2011
AuthorsAxelson, DA, Birmaher B, Strober MA, Goldstein BI, Ha W, Gill MK, Goldstein TR, Yen S, Hower H, Hunt JI, Liao F, Iyengar S, Dickstein D, Kim E, Ryan ND, Frankel E, Keller MB
JournalJournal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Volume50
Issue10
Pagination1001-16.e3
Date Published2011 Oct
ISSN1527-5418
KeywordsAdolescent, Bipolar disorder, Child, Comorbidity, Disease Progression, Female, Humans, Male, Risk Factors, Severity of Illness Index
Abstract

To determine the rate of diagnostic conversion from an operationalized diagnosis of bipolar disorder not otherwise specified (BP-NOS) to bipolar I disorder (BP-I) or bipolar II disorder (BP-II) in youth over prospective follow-up and to identify factors associated with conversion.

DOI10.1001/archgenpsychiatry.2012.650
Alternate JournalJ Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry