A prospective longitudinal study of the impact of early postnatal vs. chronic maternal depressive symptoms on child development.

@article{SutterDallay2011APL,
  title={A prospective longitudinal study of the impact of early postnatal vs. chronic maternal depressive symptoms on child development.},
  author={Anne-Laure Sutter-Dallay and L Murray and Laurence Dequae-Merchadou and E Glatigny-Dallay and Marc Louis Bourgeois and H Verdoux},
  journal={European psychiatry : the journal of the Association of European Psychiatrists},
  year={2011},
  volume={26 8},
  pages={484-9}
}
BACKGROUND Few studies of the effects of postnatal depression on child development have considered the chronicity of depressive symptoms. We investigated whether early postnatal depressive symptoms (PNDS) predicted child developmental outcome independently of later maternal depressive symptoms. METHODS In a prospective, longitudinal study, mothers and children were followed-up from birth to 2 years; repeated measures of PNDS were made using the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS… CONTINUE READING

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