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Carol (Ed) Henshaw - Screening for Perinatal Depression - 9781843102199 - V9781843102199
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Screening for Perinatal Depression

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Description for Screening for Perinatal Depression Paperback. This much-needed text provides guidance for health care professionals on the issues and controversies surrounding screening and on good practice in the use of screening tests. The role of the UK National Screening Committee is explored, along with the problems faced when implementing screening programmes in developing countries. Editor(s): Henshaw, Carol; Elliott, Sandra. Num Pages: 240 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MJWN; MMH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 14. Weight in Grams: 353.

Henshaw (psychiatry, University of Keele, UK) and Elliott (consultant clinical psychologist, St Thomas' Hospital, UK) provide guidance for health care professionals on the controversies surrounding screening for perinatal depression and on good practice in the use of screening tools. International contributors, with backgrounds in psychiatry, psychology, medicine, nursing, midwifery, and social work, discuss the advantages and drawbacks of the available screening methods, and investigate women's perceptions of the usefulness of screening. Ethnic minority experiences and screening programs in developing countries are also considered.'

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About Carol (Ed) Henshaw
Carol Henshaw is Senior Lecturer in Psychiatry at the University of Keele, UK, and is a consultant psychiatrist at the Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Trust. She is president of the Marcé society, a scientific society devoted to mental illness related to childbearing and has published numerous articles on perinatal depression. Sandra Elliott is Consultant Clinical Psychologist and team leader ... Read more

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