How pediatric teams are working to improve diagnosis and treatment of somatic symptom and related disorders in the hospital setting.
Adolescent Psychiatric Treatment
Study finds declines in prescription drugs dispensed to children during COVID-19, including infection-related medicines and some used for chronic diseases.<
One hospital reports significant increase in medical admissions among adolescents with existing or newly developed eating disorders during pandemic.
Survey of 20 centers nationwide reveals impacts of reduced services.
Researchers develop universal screening tool used during emergency care visits that reliably predicts an adolescent or teen’s suicide risk.
Most opted for video, but the future of virtual mental health visits is less certain due to reimbursement.