Neurocognitive Correlates of Emotional Stimulus Processing in Pediatric Bipolar Disorder: A Review

  title={Neurocognitive Correlates of Emotional Stimulus Processing in Pediatric Bipolar Disorder: A Review},
  author={Heather R Rosen and Brendan A. Rich},
  journal={Postgraduate Medicine},
  pages={104 - 94}
Abstract Despite low prevalence rates in epidemiological studies, recent research suggests that bipolar disorder (BD) is being diagnosed at increasingly high rates in children and adolescents. To clarify the nosological boundaries of the disorder, studies of the clinical presentation of bipolar youth should be complemented with examinations of cognitive and neural functioning. More specifically, delineating the neurocognitive functioning of youth with BD when processing emotional stimuli may… 
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