Psychopharmacology for young children: clinical needs and research opportunities.

@article{Vitiello2001PsychopharmacologyFY,
  title={Psychopharmacology for young children: clinical needs and research opportunities.},
  author={Benedetto Vitiello},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2001},
  volume={108 4},
  pages={
          983-9
        }
}
  • B. Vitiello
  • Published 1 October 2001
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Pediatrics
In response to concerns about the increasing use of psychotropic medications in preschoolers, the National Institute of Mental Health and the Food and Drug Administration convened a workshop in October 2000 to examine the current state of knowledge regarding psychopharmacology for young children and discuss a variety of topics relevant to research in this age group, including safety, efficacy, investigational methods, and ethical aspects. The meeting gathered researchers, practitioners… 

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