Perinatal depression associated with threefold risk of suicidal behaviour

1. Perinatal depression (PND) was found to be associated with a 3-fold increased risk for suicidal behaviours compared to a non-PND cohort at 18-year follow-up. 2. PND most significantly increased risk for suicidal behaviours for 1 year after diagnosis, with certain suicide methods being much more common than in the general population.  Evidence Rating Level: […]

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