Detection and Management of Bipolar Disorder in Children and Adolescents

Elizabeth Weller, Joon Kang, Roomana Sheikh, Ronald Weller

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Abstract

This chapter contains sections titled: Introduction Prevalence of Bipolarity in Children: Underdiagnosis, Overdiagnosis, Misdiagnosis Clinical Descriptions Differences Between Adult-, Adolescent- and Child-Onset Bipolar Disorder Differential Diagnosis and Comorbidity Longitudinal Course of the Disorder: Outcome Studies Diagnostic Assessment Management of Bipolar Disorder in the Youth Conclusions References.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationEarly Detection and Management of Mental Disorders
Publisherwiley
Pages135-162
Number of pages28
ISBN (Electronic)9780470010853
ISBN (Print)0470010835, 9780470010839
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 21 2005
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Adolescent subsyndromal bipolar disorder
  • Adult-onset bipolar disorder
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Childhood bipolar disorder
  • Clinical rating scales
  • General Behavior Inventory
  • Global Assessment of Functioning (GAF)
  • Mood disturbance symptoms
  • Substance abuse

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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    Weller, E., Kang, J., Sheikh, R., & Weller, R. (2005). Detection and Management of Bipolar Disorder in Children and Adolescents. In Early Detection and Management of Mental Disorders (pp. 135-162). wiley. https://doi.org/10.1002/0470010851.ch4