Prevalence and comorbidities of adolescent depression in Germany. An analysis of Health Insurance Data.


OBJECTIVE Data on the prevalence of depressive disorders in adolescents are scarce. We aimed to examine the administrative prevalence of depressive disorders and related comorbidities in German adolescents. A second objective of was to assess potential regional (East vs. West Germany) differences in depression prevalence. METHOD Data of a statutory health… (More)
DOI: 10.1024/1422-4917/a000199