Vilma Gabbay, MD

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hopital general Douala

Faculty of health sciences;University of Buea




The Neurochemistry of Pediatric Major Depressive Disorder

March 01, 2008

Major depressive disorder (MDD) in pediatric populations represents a significant public health concern. Rates of MDD rise dramatically in adolescence, with an estimated lifetime prevalence of 15% in adolescents aged 15 to 18.