Pediatric Mental Health Emergency Department Visits and Access to Inpatient Care: A Crisis Worsened by the COVID-19 Pandemic

Acad Pediatr. 2022 Aug;22(6):889-891. doi: 10.1016/j.acap.2022.03.015. Epub 2022 Mar 26.
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Keywords: COVID-19; adolescent; child; emergency service; hospital; mental disorders; mental health services; psychiatric; self-injurious behavior; suicide.

Publication types

  • Review
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural

MeSH terms

  • COVID-19*
  • Child
  • Emergency Service, Hospital
  • Humans
  • Inpatients
  • Mental Disorders* / epidemiology
  • Mental Disorders* / therapy
  • Mental Health
  • Pandemics
  • Retrospective Studies