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Antidepressant Use in Children: Should We Worry?

Publié le 1 décembre, 2008 | Pas de commentaires
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Antidepressant Use in Children: Should We Worry?

In 2003 and 2004, a controversy regarding the use of antidepressant medications in children and adolescents made the headlines. It was reported that these medications increased the risk of suicide. During the last four years, many studies have been conducted to assess whether antidepressants are beneficial or detrimental in the treatment of pediatric depression. Since […]