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Five-Year Follow-Up for Adolescents With Conduct Disorder Referred to an Urgent Psychiatric Consult Clinic: A Descriptive Study
The authors of this letter to the editor discuss a study of the adult clinical trajectories of a cohort of adolescents diagnosed with conduct disorder after referral to an urgent psychiatry service using a retrospective record-linkage approach.
In this letter to the editor, Dr Poulton comments on the recent article "Impact of Drug Adherence on Oppositional Defiant Disorder and Conduct Disorder Among Patients With Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder" by Wang et al.
Impact of Drug Adherence on Oppositional Defiant Disorder and Conduct Disorder Among Patients With Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder may be a precursor to oppositional defiant disorder and conduct disorder. Could better adherence to medication treatment for ADHD lower the chance that youths will later develop these other behavior disorders? This analysis of data from a Taiwanese national insurance database investigates that question.
Further Evidence for Smoking and Substance Use Disorders in Youth With Bipolar Disorder and Comorbid Conduct Disorder
Bipolar disorder is often comorbid with other diagnoses including conduct disorder and ADHD. Are youth with bipolar disorder also at risk for initiating smoking and substance use? This study by Wilens et al investigates the association.