Prevalence of emotional and behavioural disorders in German children and adolescents: a meta-analysis.

@article{Barkmann2012PrevalenceOE,
  title={Prevalence of emotional and behavioural disorders in German children and adolescents: a meta-analysis.},
  author={Claus Barkmann and Michael Schulte-Markwort},
  journal={Journal of epidemiology and community health},
  year={2012},
  volume={66 3},
  pages={194-203}
}
BACKGROUND This meta-analysis aimed to determine the overall prevalence of emotional and behavioural disorders among children and adolescents in Germany, the dependence of prevalence estimates upon the methods employed and potential secular trends. METHODS Primary studies were subjected to meta-analytical analyses using a random effects model. Mean… CONTINUE READING