The prevalence of mental disorders among children, adolescents and adults in the western Cape, South Africa

@inproceedings{Kleintjes2006ThePO,
  title={The prevalence of mental disorders among children, adolescents and adults in the western Cape, South Africa},
  author={Sharon Rose Kleintjes and Alan J. Flisher and Machteld Fick and A Railoun and Crick Lund and Chris Molteno and Ba Robertson},
  year={2006}
}
Objective : To provide estimates of the prevalence of selected mental disorders in the Western Cape, based on the consensus achieved by a working group established for this purpose. Method : An expert working group was established to provide technical expertise for the project. Potential risk factors likely to influence local prevalence rates were identified. Annual prevalence rates for adults and for children and adolescents were derived by consensus, informed by a systematic literature review… CONTINUE READING

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