• Developing a Postpartum Depression Screening and Referral Procedure in Pediatric Primary Care

    2 monthes ago - By Journal of Pediatric Health Care

    Postpartum depression affects approximately 10% to 20% of mothers and impairs a mother's ability to engage with her child at an emotional and cognitive level, placing the child at greater risk for impaired development. Early diagnosis and management can reduce its negative impacts. Despite mothers being receptive to screening, screening rates are less than 50%.
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