April 2013 JPGN Article
Poor health-related quality of life can be seen in many patients with IBD. Which of the following is NOT a risk factor for poor health-related quality of life in youth with IBD?
A - Anti-TNF treatment
B - Older age
C - Depression
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) is often utilized in management of pediatric depression. In cases where pharmacotherapy is intended, which of the following medications has the most empirical support in double-blind placebo controlled trials for its efficacy for pediatric depression?
A - Sertraline
B - Fluvoxamine
C - Venlafaxine
D - Fluoxetine
Social functioning should be assessed particularly in
A - Boys
B - Girls
C - Patients diagnosed in elementary school age-group
D - Patients who live in rural areas