Live Wednesday Lecture Series: Treatment approaches in perinatal depression and research into underlying pathophysiology and novel drug development
- ACEP NBCC clock hours
- AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- Category I credits for Social Workers
- MNA Contact Hours for Nurses
Perinatal psychiatric disorders are common, with a 12-month prevalence rate of approximately 25%. Despite the high prevalence of perinatal depression (approx. 12%), it is frequently underdiagnosed and undertreated, with resultant deleterious consequences to mothers and their offspring. Join Kristina M. Deligiannidis, M.D., as she discusses the clinical features and pathogenesis of perinatal depression as current treatment approaches.