Abstract

Perinatal distress (depression or anxiety) and DSM-5: a wish-list

Author(s): Stephen Matthey

There are two specific points that I consider would improve the current diagnostic structure for perinatal mood disorders when the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM)-5 is published in 2013. In addition, there are two general points that I consider would improve the whole of DSM, therefore including diagnoses in the perinatal period.


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