Panic disorder in psychiatrically hospitalized children.


In a sample of 136 psychiatrically hospitalized children, panic disorder was identified in four boys and three girls. Six had separation anxiety disorder, and four had depressive disorders. This report documents the occurrence of panic disorder in children.

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@article{Alessi1988PanicDI, title={Panic disorder in psychiatrically hospitalized children.}, author={Norman E. Alessi and Jed G Magen}, journal={The American journal of psychiatry}, year={1988}, volume={145 11}, pages={1450-2} }