Michelle M Deranieri

Learn More
PURPOSE To assess the safety of psychotropic medication use in children and adolescents, it is critical to be able to identify suicidal behaviors from medical claims data and distinguish them from other injuries. The purpose of this study was to develop an algorithm using administrative claims data to identify medically treated suicidal behavior in a cohort(More)
OBJECTIVE Guidelines and quality of care measures for the evaluation of adolescent suicidal behavior recommend prompt mental health evaluation, hospitalization of high-risk youth, and specific follow-up plans-all of which may be influenced by sociodemographic factors. The aim of this study was to identify sociodemographic characteristics associated with(More)
  • 1