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Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder across the lifespan: the child, adolescent, and adult.
Management of a child, adolescent, college student, or adult with ADD/ADHD (ADHD) is reviewed with emphasis on pharmacologic approaches in the adult. Psychological treatment includes psychotherapy,… Expand
Adolescents and Eating Disorders:
Little is known about the incidence and prevalence of eating disorders among adolescents of color who are poor or identify themselves as gay or lesbian. Among American women, eating disturbances are… Expand
Does a nurse-led mental health liaison service for older people reduce psychiatric morbidity in acute general medical wards? A randomised controlled trial.
- R. Baldwin, H. Pratt, Hannah J. Goring, A. Marriott, C. Roberts
- Age and ageing
- 1 September 2004
OBJECTIVE To determine the clinical effectiveness of a nurse-led mental health liaison service in managing mental health problems in older physically ill inpatients. DESIGN Randomised controlled… Expand
Eating Disorders in the Adolescent Population:
Although eating disorders often begin during adolescence, characteristics of this population can complicate early detection by clinicians. The purpose of this article is to selectively review the… Expand
Adolescent Sexual Offenders: Issues for Pediatricians
The sexual victimization of children by adolescents is a serious problem in our society. Adolescents under the age of 18 years account for 20% of arrests for all sexual offenses (excluding… Expand
Treatment of Adolescents with Anorexia Nervosa
Research on the treatment of adolescents with anorexia nervosa is limited but shows that effective strategies employ a multidisciplinary team approach. Most patients receive medical attention when… Expand
Developmental disabilities across the lifespan.
Adolescent violence: concepts for a new millennium.
Violence is a form of aggressive behavior that has a debilitating effect on the optimal growth and development of our youth. Violence pervades the lives of a significant proportion of all adolescents… Expand
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in children and adolescents: interventions for a complex costly clinical conundrum.
- D. Greydanus, H. Pratt, M. Sloane, M. D. Rappley
- Pediatric clinics of North America
- 1 October 2003
Management of a child or adolescent with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is reviewed, including psychological and pharmacologic approaches. Psychological treatment includes… Expand
Team processes and team care for children with developmental disabilities.
Professionals who work with children and adolescents who have developmental disabilities find themselves working with several other professionals on various "teams." These teams are typically… Expand