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By Dennis P. Cantwell M.D., Gabrielle A. Carlson M.D. (auth.)

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Unmasking masked depression in children and adolescents. Am J Psychiatry 1980b; 137:445-449. Carlson GA, Cantwell DP. Suicidal behavior and depression in children and adolescents. J Am Acad Child Psychiatry (in press, to be published in July 1982). Cytryn L, McKnew DH Jr. Proposed classification of childhood depression. AmJ Psychiatry 1972; 129:149-155. , Bunney WE Jf. Diagnosis of depression in children: a reassessment. Am J Psychiatry 1980; 137:22-25. Feighner JP, Robins E, Guze SB, et al. Diagnostic criteria for use in psychiatric research.

A. Carlson. 3 Case Studies in Prepubertal Childhood Depression Gabrielle A. Carlson and Dennis P. Cantwell General issues of classification and diagnostic criteria for childhood depression have been described in previous chapters. It is obvious to most clinicians that in diagnosing affective disorders in children we have not uncovered a new population of children never before considered disturbed. Rather, by using operational criteria, we are reclassifying disturbances in a way that will be more consistent and ultimately more accurate, allowing for better treatment, prediction, and research.

There are a variety of unofficial classification systems of depression generally developed by researchers who are interested in studying particular aspects of affective disorder. Many of these have been around for a long time and have ISSUES IN CLASSIFICATION 27 been shown to have some degree of validity with regard to such aspects as family, natural history, treatment, and laboratory studies. One of the oldest is the endogenous-reactive dichotomous classification scheme of depression. The original concept of the endogenous subtype was that, in contrast to a reactive subtype, it arose from within the individual.

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