Sharon Voyer Lavigne

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We aimed to estimate the reliability of the 4-item Perceived Stress Scale (PSS) and its validity in predicting maternal depression and quality of life (QoL). Data regarding stress, depression and QoL were collected during pregnancy among a sub-sample from the Organization of Teratology Information Specialists Antidepressants in Pregnancy Cohort. The 4-item(More)
BACKGROUND Mirtazapine is a novel piperazinoazepine antidepressant, unrelated to any known class of antidepressants. Currently, apart from a few case reports and case series in the literature, there are no studies evaluating the safety of this drug during pregnancy. OBJECTIVE To determine whether mirtazapine increases the risk for major malformations in(More)
This study aimed to assess the telephone administration of the 12-month Ages and Stages Questionnaire (ASQ) and the 9- to 24-month Revised Prescreening Denver Questionnaire (R-PDQ) using the Antidepressants in Pregnancy Study cohort from the Organization of Teratology Information Specialists. The ASQ includes five domains (communication, gross motor, fine(More)
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