ผู้วิจัย/Authors: Nong Pa-Nga Limsuwan
ชื่อเรื่อง/Title: Depression in Children and Adolescents
แหล่งที่มา/Source: Journal of The Psychiatric Association of Thailand, Vol. 25, No. 2, June 1980, Page 137-147
รายละเอียด / Details:
Clarification of the meaning of the word "depression" and a teoretical review of depression in children and adolescents are presented with the present use of the diagnostic criteria for Major Depressive disorder for any age group. A great variation of the incidence of depression in children and adolescents is found in previous studies, mainly due to lack of reliable diagnostic criteria and differences in the studied population. Finally, a suggestion was made for futyre study in order to provide the knowledge in this area for the pupose of teaching, early diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.
Keywords: depression, depress, children, adolescent, depressive disorder, psychiatry
Address: Mahidol University
Country of publication: Thailand.
Category: Abstract Journal.