Psychosocial functioning among bipolar youth.
|Title||Psychosocial functioning among bipolar youth.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2009|
|Authors||Goldstein, TR, Birmaher B, Axelson D, Goldstein BI, Gill MK, Esposito-Smythers C, Ryan ND, Strober MA, Hunt J, Keller M|
|Journal||Journal of affective disorders|
|Date Published||2009 Apr|
|Keywords||Adolescent, Affect, Bipolar disorder, Child, Comorbidity, Conduct Disorder, Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Female, Follow-Up Studies, Humans, Male, Pennsylvania, Psychiatric Status Rating Scales, Questionnaires, Risk Assessment, Severity of Illness Index, Social Behavior|
Evidence indicates that children and adolescents with bipolar disorder (BP) experience significant functional impairment. However, little is known about the association between psychosocial functioning and episodes of illness, demographic, and clinical variables in this population.
|Alternate Journal||J Affect Disord|