Childhood-onset bipolar disorder: Evidence for increased familial loading of psychiatric illness.

TitleChildhood-onset bipolar disorder: Evidence for increased familial loading of psychiatric illness.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsRende, R, Birmaher B, Axelson D, Strober M, Gill MK, Valeri S, Chiappetta L, Ryan N, Leonard H, Hunt J, Iyengar S, Keller M
JournalJournal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Volume46
Issue2
Pagination197-204
Date Published2007 Feb
ISSN0890-8567
KeywordsAdolescent, Age Factors, Bipolar disorder, Child, Female, Genetic Predisposition to Disease, Genetic Testing, Genotype, Humans, Male, Mental Disorders, Phenotype
Abstract

To determine whether childhood-onset bipolar disorder (BP) is associated with an increased psychiatric family history compared with adolescent-onset BP.

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