Adolescents' use of health services in Alexandria, Egypt: association with mental health problems.

@article{Afifi2004AdolescentsUO,
  title={Adolescents' use of health services in Alexandria, Egypt: association with mental health problems.},
  author={Mustafa M. Afifi},
  journal={Eastern Mediterranean health journal = La revue de sante de la Mediterranee orientale = al-Majallah al-sihhiyah li-sharq al-mutawassit},
  year={2004},
  volume={10 1-2},
  pages={64-71}
}
  • Mustafa M. Afifi
  • Published 2004 in
    Eastern Mediterranean health journal = La revue…
The study assessed patterns of health service use by adolescents and the association with mental health problems in Alexandria, Egypt. A systematic stratified random sample of 1577 school students aged 14-19 years completed a self-report questionnaire about demographic and health status, use of health services in the previous year, and the Children's Depression Inventory and the Adolescent Self-Report Aggression Scale. Overall, 97.1% of students reported using school health clinics once or more… CONTINUE READING

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