Journal article

Association Between Maternal Perinatal Depression and Anxiety and Child and Adolescent Development: A Meta-analysis

Alana Rogers, Shelley Obst, Samantha J Teague, Larissa Rossen, Elizabeth A Spry, Jacqui A Macdonald, Matthew Sunderland, Craig A Olsson, George Youssef, Delyse Hutchinson

JAMA Pediatrics | AMER MEDICAL ASSOC | Published : 2020

Abstract

Importance: There is widespread interest in associations between maternal perinatal depression and anxiety and offspring development; however, to date, there has been no systematic, meta-analytic review on the long-term developmental outcomes spanning infancy through adolescence. Objective: To provide a comprehensive systematic review and meta-analysis of the extant literature on associations between maternal perinatal depression and anxiety and social-emotional, cognitive, language, motor, and adaptability outcomes in offspring during the first 18 years of life. Data Sources: Six databases were searched (CINAHL Complete, Cochrane Library, Embase, Informit, MEDLINE Complete, and PsycInfo) fo..

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Grants

Awarded by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council


Funding Acknowledgements

This research was supported by an Australian Rotary Mental Health Research Grant (2018-2020, to Drs Hutchinson, Olsson, and Youssef), the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (APP1197488 to Dr Hutchinson and APP1175086 to Dr Olsson), and the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research in British Columbia (Fellowship to Dr Rossen).