Improving Clinical Prediction of Bipolar Spectrum Disorders in Youth

@inproceedings{Frazier2014ImprovingCP,
  title={Improving Clinical Prediction of Bipolar Spectrum Disorders in Youth},
  author={Thomas W. Frazier and Eric A Youngstrom and Mary. A Fristad and Christine A. Demeter and Boris B. Birmaher and Robert Kowatch and Lawrence Eugene Arnold and David Axelson and Mary Kay Gill and S. M. Horwitz and Robert L. Findling},
  booktitle={Journal of clinical medicine},
  year={2014}
}
This report evaluates whether classification tree algorithms (CTA) may improve the identification of individuals at risk for bipolar spectrum disorders (BPSD). Analyses used the Longitudinal Assessment of Manic Symptoms (LAMS) cohort (629 youth, 148 with BPSD and 481 without BPSD). Parent ratings of mania symptoms, stressful life events, parenting stress… CONTINUE READING