Generalized anxiety disorder in referred children and adolescents.

@article{Masi2004GeneralizedAD,
  title={Generalized anxiety disorder in referred children and adolescents.},
  author={Gabriele Masi and Stefania Millepiedi and Maria Mucci and Paola Poli and Nicoletta Bertini and Luca Milantoni},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry},
  year={2004},
  volume={43 6},
  pages={
          752-60
        }
}
OBJECTIVE There are insufficient data on generalized anxiety disorder in children and adolescents. Symptoms and comorbidity of generalized anxiety disorder are described as a function of age, gender, and comorbidity in a consecutive series of referred children and adolescents. METHOD One hundred fifty-seven outpatients (97 males and 60 females, 50 children and 107 adolescents, age range 7-18 years, mean age 13.4 +/- 2.7 years) were diagnosed as having generalized anxiety disorder, using… 

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