National trends in concomitant psychotropic medication with stimulants in pediatric visits: practice versus knowledge.

@article{Bhatara2004NationalTI,
  title={National trends in concomitant psychotropic medication with stimulants in pediatric visits: practice versus knowledge.},
  author={Vinod S Bhatara and Michael Feil and Kimberly Eaton Hoagwood and Benedetto Vitiello and Bonnie T. Zima},
  journal={Journal of attention disorders},
  year={2004},
  volume={7 4},
  pages={217-26}
}
OBJECTIVES (1) To examine U.S. national trends in the use of concomitant pharmacotherapy with the stimulant class of psychotropic drugs in youth; and (2) to present these trends in the context of (a) extant safety and efficacy data, and (b) overall trends in concomitant pharmacotherapy with psychotropic drugs for youth. METHODS Prescribing data for youths under age 18 years from National Ambulatory Medical Surveys from 1993 to 1998 were analyzed. The visits were categorized into monotherapy… CONTINUE READING

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