Factors that influence the detection of psychological problems in adolescents attending general practices.

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BACKGROUND Epidemiological studies indicate that the prevalence of psychological problems in patients attending primary care services may be as high as 25%. AIM To identify factors that influence the detection of psychological difficulties in adolescent patients receiving primary care in the UK. DESIGN OF STUDY A prospective study of 13-16 year olds… (More)

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@article{Martnez2006FactorsTI, title={Factors that influence the detection of psychological problems in adolescents attending general practices.}, author={Rebecca S. Mart{\'i}nez and Shirley A. Reynolds and Amanda Howe}, journal={The British journal of general practice : the journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners}, year={2006}, volume={56 529}, pages={594-9} }