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Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Pediatric emergency department visits for deliberate self-harm rose 329% from 2007 to 2016, according to a study published online in the journal Pediatrics.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared a video game as a prescription treatment for children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Using data from electronic health records, a predictive computer model was able to flag 38% of patients who attempted suicide an average 2 years before the attempt, according to a study in JAMA Network Open.
Young adults who started using cannabis regularly before age 18 were more likely to report later sleep troubles, according to a study published online in Sleep.
Text-based counseling has a greater impact when text messages are fewer but longer, and when texting sessions last longer, according to a study involving a text-based counseling helpline for children.
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