Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

High-dose antipsychotic use in children and young adults without psychosis is associated with an increased risk of unexpected death, according to a study published online in JAMA Psychiatry.


Bullied child and bullies

Bullying during childhood has long-term psychiatric consequences, particularly for children who were both victims and bullies, according to a prospective, population-based study published in the online February 20 JAMA Psychiatry.

Researchers need to develop better interventions for children exposed to traumatic events, reported Valerie L. Forman-Hoffman, PhD, MPH, and colleagues, in a systemic review published in the online February 11 Pediatrics.