Treatment guidelines for children and adolescents with bipolar disorder.

@article{Kowatch2005TreatmentGF,
  title={Treatment guidelines for children and adolescents with bipolar disorder.},
  author={Robert Kowatch and Mary. A Fristad and Boris J Birmaher and Karen Dineen Wagner and Robert L. Findling and Martha Hellander},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry},
  year={2005},
  volume={44 3},
  pages={213-35}
}
Clinicians who treat children and adolescents with bipolar disorder desperately need current treatment guidelines. These guidelines were developed by expert consensus and a review of the extant literature about the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric bipolar disorders. The four sections of these guidelines include diagnosis, comorbidity, acute treatment… CONTINUE READING