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The Need for National Data on Epidemiology of Child and Adolescent Mental Disorders

  title={The Need for National Data on Epidemiology of Child and Adolescent Mental Disorders},
  author={Pratap Sharan and Rajesh Sagar},
The Need for National Data on Epidemiology of Child and Adolescent Mental Disorders Pratap Sharan, MD, PhD, Rajesh Sagar, MD Address for Correspondence: Professor Pratap Sharan, Department of Psychiatry, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi – 110029, Email: pratapsharan@gmail.com _________________________________________________________________________________________ It is essential that the nation find ways to support emotional health of children and adolescents and their… 
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