Consequences and correlates of adolescent depression.

  title={Consequences and correlates of adolescent depression.},
  author={Sherry A.M. Glied and Daniel S. Pine},
  journal={Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine},
  volume={156 10},
OBJECTIVE To examine the correlates and consequences of high levels of depressive symptoms among adolescents. DESIGN Secondary analysis of the 1997 Commonwealth Fund Survey of the Health of Adolescent Girls, a survey of a nationally representative sample of 4648 adolescent boys and girls between the ages of 10 and 18 years, inclusive, conducted in school settings. The self-administered questionnaire contains a screening instrument for depression based on the Children's Depression Inventory… CONTINUE READING