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A specific laboratory test for the diagnosis of melancholia. Standardization, validation, and clinical utility.
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Abnormal DST results were found with similar frequency among outpatients and inpatients with melancholia; but they were not related to age, sex, recent use of psychotropic drugs, or severity of depressive symptoms. Expand
The premenstrual symptoms screening tool (PSST) for clinicians
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The PSST applies a necessary degree of measure of severity and impact of premenstrual symptoms, establishes quickly if women qualify for PMDD, and is less time consuming and more practical than two cycles of prospective charting. Expand
Canadian Network for Mood and Anxiety Treatments (CANMAT) 2016 Clinical Guidelines for the Management of Adults with Major Depressive Disorder
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Despite the limited evidence base, extant data and clinical experience suggest that each of these special populations can benefit from the systematic application of treatment guidelines for treatment of MDD. Expand
The impact of maternal depression during pregnancy on perinatal outcomes: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
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Maternal depression during pregnancy is associated with increased odds for premature delivery and decreased breastfeeding initiation; however, the effects are modest. Expand
Towards a consensus on diagnostic criteria, measurement and trial design of the premenstrual disorders: the ISPMD Montreal consensus
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An international multidisciplinary group of experts met at a face-to-face consensus meeting to review current definitions and diagnostic criteria for PMD to provide a unified approach for the diagnostic criteria, their quantification and guidelines on clinical trial design. Expand
Hormones and mood: from menarche to menopause and beyond.
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This review attempts to summarize the current state of knowledge on the role and potential relevance of estrogen and other sex steroids to psychiatric disorders specific to women from menarche to menopause. Expand
Cortisol Response to Stress in Female Youths Exposed to Childhood Maltreatment: Results of the Youth Mood Project
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These findings provide further support for hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis dysregulation among maltreated youth and may assist in understanding the vulnerability of maltreatment youth to experience physical and mental health problems. Expand
Perinatal Risks of Untreated Depression during Pregnancy
TLDR
The biological dysregulation caused by gestational depression has not received appropriate attention: most studies focus on the potential but unproven risks of psychotropic medication and no in-depth discussion of the role of psychotherapy is available. Expand
Premenstrual dysphoric disorder: evidence for a new category for DSM-5.
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A move to the position of category, rather than a criterion set in need of further study, will provide greater legitimacy for the disorder and encourage the growth of evidence-based research, ultimately leading to new treatments. Expand
Is premenstrual dysphoric disorder a distinct clinical entity?
TLDR
The consensus of the group was that PMDD is a distinct clinical entity and potential treatments for this disorder can now be evaluated on this basis to meet the clear need for effective therapy. Expand
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