History of suicide attempts in pediatric bipolar disorder: factors associated with increased risk.

TitleHistory of suicide attempts in pediatric bipolar disorder: factors associated with increased risk.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2005
AuthorsGoldstein, TR, Birmaher B, Axelson D, Ryan ND, Strober MA, Gill MK, Valeri S, Chiappetta L, Leonard H, Hunt J, Bridge JA, Brent DA, Keller M
JournalBipolar disorders
Volume7
Issue6
Pagination525-35
Date Published2005 Dec
ISSN1398-5647
KeywordsAdolescent, Bipolar disorder, Child, Demography, Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Family, Female, Humans, Longitudinal Studies, Male, Prevalence, Psychiatric Status Rating Scales, Risk Factors, Severity of Illness Index, Suicide, Attempted
Abstract

Despite evidence indicating high morbidity associated with pediatric bipolar disorder (BP), little is known about the prevalence and clinical correlates of suicidal behavior among this population.

DOI10.1001/archgenpsychiatry.2012.650
Alternate JournalBipolar Disord