Depressive symptoms and its associated factors in 13-year-old urban adolescents
- Autores: Barros H, Bulhões C, Dias S, Lindert J, Ramos E
- Ano de Publicação: 2013
- Journal: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
- Link: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24129117
The available estimates reveal that 20-50% of adolescents report depressive symptoms, being one of the most prevalent health problems in adolescence. The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence of depressive symptoms in a community sample of 13-year-old adolescents and identify associated features.