Depression Drug Treatment Outcomes in Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

  title={Depression Drug Treatment Outcomes in Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis},
  author={M. McDonagh and A. Matthews and C. Phillipi and J. Romm and K. Peterson and S. Thakurta and J. Guise},
  journal={Obstetrics & Gynecology},
  • M. McDonagh, A. Matthews, +4 authors J. Guise
  • Published 2014
  • Medicine
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the comparative benefits and harms in both mother and child of antidepressant treatment for depression in pregnant or postpartum women. DATA SOURCES: MEDLINE, the Cochrane Library, CINAHL, Scopus, (inception to July 2013), manufacturers, and reference lists. METHODS OF STUDY SELECTION: Two reviewers independently selected studies of pregnant women with depression comparing antidepressants with each other, placebo or no treatment, or nondrug treatments… CONTINUE READING
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