Depression during perimenopause: the role of the obstetrician-gynecologist

@article{Raglan2019DepressionDP,
  title={Depression during perimenopause: the role of the obstetrician-gynecologist},
  author={Greta B. Raglan and Jay Schulkin and Elizabeth A Micks},
  journal={Archives of Women's Mental Health},
  year={2019},
  volume={23},
  pages={1-10}
}
Depression in women is more common during perimenopause (the transition to menopause) than at other times in the life cycle. Symptoms of depression may be different in perimenopausal women compared to younger or older women, and are often dismissed as part of normal menopause. This is an expert narrative review. There are several evidence-based screening modalities which can be integrated into routine women’s health visits, and can facilitate distinguishing between depression and normal… 

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