Prenatal and postnatal maternal depression and infant hospitalization and mortality in the first year of life: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Affiliation

Post-graduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Rua Marechal Deodoro, n° 1160 3° andar, P.O. 96020-220, Pelotas, Rio Grande Do Sul, Brazil. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Prenatal and postnatal depression have been well studied in recent decades, but few studies address their relationship with hospitalization and mortality in one-year-old children.

Keywords

Child hospitalization,Child mortality,Meta-analysis,Postnatal depression,Prenatal and postnatal depressive symptoms,Prenatal depression,Systematic review,