Bruno Falissard : psychiatric epidemiology of the adolescent

Psychiatric epidemiology raises a number of problems : the necessary operationalization of what is a mental disorder ; the conceptualization of what constitutes a risk factor, etc. These problems are not entirely solvable, but are nevertheless not enough to hamper the collection and interpretation of results, some of which are presented in this article.

Adolescence, 2009, T. 27, n°3, pp. 745-750