Prediction of perinatal depression from adolescence and before conception (VIHCS): 20-year prospective cohort study
George C Patton, Helena Romaniuk, Elizabeth Spry, Carolyn Coffey, Craig Olsson, Lex W Doyle, Jeremy Oats, Stephen Hearps, John B Carlin, Stephanie Brown
The Lancet | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2015
Funding National Health and Medical Research Council (Australia), Victorian Health Promotion Foundation, Colonial Foundation, Australian Rotary Health Research and Perpetual Trustees.Both the Victorian Adolescent Health Cohort Study (VAHCS) and the Victorian Intergenerational Health Cohort Study (VIHCS) have been supported by a series of project grants from Australia's National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC), the Victorian Health Promotion Foundation, the Colonial Foundation, and Australian Rotary Health Research and Perpetual Trustees. The Murdoch Childrens Research Institute is supported by the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Program. We thank the families who participated in VAHCS and VIHCS; the study research team involved in data collection and management; and Prof Anthony Mann and Prof Sir Michael Rutter for advice on study design.