Epidemiological profile of psychiatry consultations at the University Pediatric Hospital.

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BACKGROUND Rates of emotional and behavioral disorders are likely to be higher than 20% in children with chronic illnesses. Research shows that children with chronic diseases have increase likelihood of psychiatric disorders. PURPOSE/METHOD We reviewed the 2006 University Pediatric Hospital consults generated to the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry… (More)

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@article{Pelati2009EpidemiologicalPO, title={Epidemiological profile of psychiatry consultations at the University Pediatric Hospital.}, author={Myrangelisse R{\'i}os Pelati and Mar{\'i}a del Mar Estremera and Karen Martinez and Annette Pag{\'a}n}, journal={Boletin de la Asociacion Medica de Puerto Rico}, year={2009}, volume={101 1}, pages={13-7} }