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Table 1 ACE and psychiatric disorders in male detained adolescents

From: The associations of cumulative adverse childhood experiences and irritability with mental disorders in detained male adolescent offenders

  Frequencies
ACE
 Emotional abuse 48 (36.9 %)
 Physical abuse 53 (40.0 %)
 Sexual abuse 3 (2.3 %)
 Emotional neglect 24 (18.5 %)
 Physical neglect 26 (20.0 %)
 Battered mother 44 (33.8 %)
 Parental separation or divorce 61 (46.9 %)
 Mental illness in household 67 (51.5 %)
 Household substance abuse 32 (24.6 %)
 Incarcerated household member 62 (47.7 %)
Psychiatric disorders and suicidality
 PTSD 17 (13.1 %)
 Anxiety disorders (w/o PTSD) 34 (26.2 %)
 Depressive disorders 34 (26.2 %)
 Substance use disorders 86 (66.2 %)
 ADHD 60 (46.2 %)
 Disruptive behavior disorders 104 (80.0 %)
 Other disorders 3 (2.3 %)
 Suicidality (moderate or severe) 34 (26.2 %)
  1. ACE adverse childhood experiences, PTSD post traumatic stress disorder, ADHD attention deficit hyperactivity disorder