Therapeutics of postpartum depression

  title={Therapeutics of postpartum depression},
  author={M. Thomson and V. Sharma},
  journal={Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics},
  pages={495 - 507}
  • M. Thomson, V. Sharma
  • Published 2017
  • Medicine
  • Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics
  • ABSTRACT Introduction: Postpartum depression is a prevalent disorder affecting many women of reproductive age. Despite increasing public awareness, it is frequently underdiagnosed and undertreated leading to significant maternal morbidity and adverse child outcomes. When identified, postpartum depression is usually treated as major depressive disorder. Many studies have identified the postpartum as a period of high risk for first presentations and relapses of bipolar disorder. Areas covered… CONTINUE READING
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