Improved Perinatal Depression Screening, Treatment, and Outcomes With a Universal Obstetric Program.

@article{Avalos2016ImprovedPD,
  title={Improved Perinatal Depression Screening, Treatment, and Outcomes With a Universal Obstetric Program.},
  author={Lyndsay Ammon Avalos and Tina R Raine-Bennett and Hong Chen and Alyce S Adams and Tracy Flanagan},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2016},
  volume={127 5},
  pages={917-25}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate whether universal prenatal and early postnatal screening for depression leads to increased detection, subsequent intervention, and improved depressive symptom outcomes. METHODS We conducted a population-based retrospective cohort study of 97,678 pregnant Kaiser Permanente Northern California members during three phases of the Universal Perinatal Depression Screening Program (preimplementation, rollout, fully implemented) from 2007 through 2014. Depression screening… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 9 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS