Major depressive disorder during teenage pregnancy: socio-demographic, obstetric and psychosocial correlates.

@article{Coelho2013MajorDD,
  title={Major depressive disorder during teenage pregnancy: socio-demographic, obstetric and psychosocial correlates.},
  author={F{\'a}bio Monteiro da Cunha Coelho and Ricardo Tavares Pinheiro and Ricardo Azevedo da Silva and Luciana de {\'A}vila Quevedo and Luciano Dias de Mattos Souza and Rochele Dias Castelli and Mariana Bonati de Matos and Karen Amaral Tavares Pinheiro},
  journal={Revista brasileira de psiquiatria},
  year={2013},
  volume={35 1},
  pages={
          51-6
        }
}
OBJECTIVES To describe the prevalence of Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) during pregnancy in teenage mothers and to assess its association with socio-demographic characteristics, obstetric history and psychosocial variables. METHODS A cross-sectional study was conducted with a sample of pregnant teenagers enrolled in the national public health system in the urban area of Pelotas, southern Brazil. MDD was assessed with the Mini International Neuropsychiatric Interview, the Abuse Assessment… CONTINUE READING

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