Elizabeth Fitelson, Author at Renal and Urology News

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Anxiety Disorders in the Perinatal Period 1. What every clinician should know Clinical features and incidence Clinical features Core features of anxiety disorders include excessive worry or concern that impacts the functioning of the patient’s life. The specific features of the anxiety disorder depend on which disorder (such as generalized anxiety, panic, etc.) is being…

Depression

Dysthymia, Major Depression, Minor Depression 1. What every clinician should know Clinical features and incidence Depression during pregnancy affects more than 12% of women. Depression in pregnancy, as at other times, is characterized by persistent low mood, lack of interest or pleasure in activities, changes in appetite and weight (increase or decrease), changes in sleep…

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