Year: 2001 Source: British Journal of Psychiatry, v.179, (September 2001), p.218-223 SIEC No: 20020558

To test the impact of comorbid conduct disorder on social adjustment & dysfunction, suicidality & criminality of adults who had had depression as youths. Adolescent depression is associated with raised risk of adult suicidality & with persistent interpersonal difficulties. Youths with major depressive disorder & conduct disorder show more severe & pervasive social dysfunction. (22 refs)