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depression

noun debasement, decline, deflation, depreciation, despondence, despondency, dispiritedness, dolefulness, economic decline, gloom, lowering, lowness, maeror, sinking, slump
Associated concepts: economic depression
See also: anguish, curtailment, decrease, distress, pessimism, prostration
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All the recruited women were not depressed, but this study identified the frequency of PPD among them, and also determined the association of PPD with breastfeeding.
Analyst Edmond Ademi believes the initiative to renew PPD is a product of the current situa-tion in the Albanian political bloc.
The main finding was that these women overcame PPD through what was described as choosing to be a mother.
Sonuc: PPD testinin Behcet hastalarinda yuksek bulunmasi her zaman tuberkuloz infeksiyonu oldugu anlamina gelmeyip yalanci pozitiflik olarak degerlendirilebilir.
chief medical officer of PPD as cited by Business Wire.
In the United Kingdom, primary care physicians routinely manage PPD with regional backup from clinicians with expertise in reproductive psychiatry.
In case reports of schizophrenia patients with PPD, switching from a typical to an atypical antipsychotic has shown efficacy in treating PPD.
These findings are consistent with other PPD screening studies (e.
Epidemiologists estimate that at least 13 percent of new mothers in the United States suffer from PPD (National Institutes of Health [NIH], 2003; Rich-Edwards et al.
A recently developed alternative is the interferon-gamma assay (QuantiFERON-TB Gold test), which may be used in place of, or in addition to, the PPD skin test for patients who are known to have received a BCG vaccine (SOR: B, extrapolation from a validation cohort study).
PPD exclusively licensed the technology from Duke in 1998.