An exploratory clinical study of disruptive mood dysregulation disorder in children and adolescents from India.

BACKGROUND Children with chronic non-episodic irritability were frequently diagnosed as suffering from pediatric bipolar disorder. Therefore in DSM-5 a new diagnosis of Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD) was included for such children. AIMS This study aimed to identify DMDD in children and adolescents in Indian child and adolescent psychiatry… CONTINUE READING