Validation of the Arab Youth Mental Health scale as a screening tool for depression/anxiety in Lebanese children Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Attitude
  • Biomedical Research
  • Parental Consent
  • Parents
  • Patient Selection
  • Smoking

abstract

  • The AYMH scale is useful as a screening tool for general mental health states and a valid screening instrument for common mental disorders among girls. It is not a valid instrument for detecting depression and anxiety among boys in an Arab culture.

publication date

  • March 24, 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3070665

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1186/1753-2000-5-9

PubMed ID

  • 21435213

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 9

volume

  • 5