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Self-esteem and other risk factors for depressive symptoms among adolescents in United Arab Emirates.

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Summary of "Self-esteem and other risk factors for depressive symptoms among adolescents in United Arab Emirates."

Little is known about depressive symptoms among adolescents in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). This study aimed to identify the prevalence of depression and its association with self-esteem, individual, parental and family factors among adolescents aged 12 to 18 in UAE.

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Name: PloS one
ISSN: 1932-6203
Pages: e0227483

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