Clinical presentation of postnatal and non-postnatal depressive episodes.

  title={Clinical presentation of postnatal and non-postnatal depressive episodes.},
  author={Carly Cooper and Lisa E. Jones and Emma M. Dunn and Liz Forty and Sayeed Haque and Femi Oyebode and Nick J. Craddock and Ian Jones},
  journal={Psychological medicine},
  volume={37 9},
BACKGROUND The relationship of postnatal (postpartum) depression (PND) to episodes of depression occurring at other times is not well understood. Despite a number of studies of clinical presentation, there is little consistency in the literature. We have undertaken within- and between-individual comparisons of the clinical presentation of postnatal (PN) and non-postnatal (NPN) depressive episodes in women with recurrent depression. METHOD In a sample of well-characterized, parous women… CONTINUE READING

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