Comorbid anxiety in children and adolescents with bipolar spectrum disorders: prevalence and clinical correlates.

TitleComorbid anxiety in children and adolescents with bipolar spectrum disorders: prevalence and clinical correlates.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsSala, R, Axelson DA, Castro-Fornieles J, Goldstein TR, Ha W, Liao F, Gill MK, Iyengar S, Strober MA, Goldstein BI, Yen S, Hower H, Hunt J, Ryan ND, Dickstein D, Keller MB, Birmaher B
JournalThe Journal of clinical psychiatry
Volume71
Issue10
Pagination1344-50
Date Published2010 Oct
ISSN1555-2101
KeywordsAdolescent, Adolescent Behavior, Anxiety Disorders, Bipolar disorder, Child, Comorbidity, Family Health, Female, Humans, Male, Mental Disorders, Prevalence, Psychiatric Status Rating Scales, Severity of Illness Index
Abstract

Anxiety disorders are among the most common comorbid conditions in youth with bipolar disorder. We aimed to examine the prevalence and correlates of comorbid anxiety disorders among youth with bipolar disorder.

DOI10.1001/archgenpsychiatry.2012.650
Alternate JournalJ Clin Psychiatry