More children are presenting to EDs with mental health concerns
This is an especially important study for what is going on right now with regards to the mental health of our kids.
Professor Christensen said it would be unfortunate if large numbers of young people were going to emergency departments as their first choice.
"We should really be thinking about preventative measures and early intervention measures in these cases. There's a lot that can be done in schools before kids reach crisis point."
Source: ABC News
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