Depression in scholars and adolescents carriers of acute leukemia during the treatment phase

@inproceedings{RivasMolina2015DepressionIS,
  title={Depression in scholars and adolescents carriers of acute leukemia during the treatment phase},
  author={Nancy Susana Rivas-Molina and Edgar Omar Mireles-P{\'e}rez and Janet Margarita Soto-Padilla and Nora Adriana Gonz{\'a}lez-Reyes and Tanya Lizbeth Barajas-Serrano and Juan Carlos Le{\'o}n},
  year={2015}
}
Objective: To describe depression levels in school aged children and adolescents with acute leukemia during the treatment. Materials and methods: This transversal descriptive study took place during January to September 2012 and included school aged children and adolescents, carriers of acute leukemia, in treatment at a high-ranking specialty hospital. A modified Kovacs questionnaire (CDI) was applied. They were grouped according to presence or absence of depression. Inferential statistics with… CONTINUE READING