Affiliation: University of Toronto
- Living with puerperal psychosis: a qualitative analysisEmma Robertson
Department of Psychiatry, University of Birmingham, UK
Psychol Psychother 76:411-31. 2003..To explore women's experiences of the relatively uncommon postnatal illness of puerperal psychosis, and to gain understanding into living through and past the illness...
- Antenatal risk factors for postpartum depression: a synthesis of recent literatureEmma Robertson
University Health Network, Women s Health Program, 657 University Avenue, Toronto General Hospital, ML 2 004D, Toronto, MG5 2N2 Canada
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:289-95. 2004....
- The psychosocial effects of being quarantined following exposure to SARS: a qualitative study of Toronto health care workersEmma Robertson
University Health Network, Women s Health Program, Toronto, Ontario
Can J Psychiatry 49:403-7. 2004..To examine the psychosocial effects on health care workers of being quarantined because of exposure to severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)...
- The occupational and psychosocial impact of SARS on academic physicians in three affected hospitalsSherry L Grace
University Health Network Women s Health Program, ML2 004c, 657 University Ave, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Ont, Canada M5G 2N2
Psychosomatics 46:385-91. 2005..9%) reported entering the hospital despite experiencing identified SARS symptoms. The most frequent SARS concerns were about the care of non-SARS patients following suspension of nonessential services and loss of physician income...
- Factors affecting perceived risk of contracting severe acute respiratory syndrome among academic physiciansSherry L Grace
University of Health Network Women s Health Program, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 25:1111-3. 2004....
- Depression, estrogen, and the Women's Health InitiativeDonna E Stewart
University Health Network Women s Health Program, University of Toronto, Canada
Psychosomatics 45:445-7. 2004..Randomized controlled trials in middle-aged depressed women of estrogen or a selective estrogen receptor modulator as monotherapy or as an augmentation agent are urgently needed...
- Sex differences in depression after coronary artery bypass graft surgeryRachel H B Mitchell
Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
Am Heart J 150:1017-25. 2005..Previous research suggests that after coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery, women fare worse than men. This study investigates sex differences in depression during recovery from CABG surgery...
- Variation in the coding sequence and flanking splice junctions of the estrogen receptor alpha (ERalpha) gene does not play an important role in genetic susceptibility to bipolar disorder or bipolar affective puerperal psychosisFiona Middle
Division of Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, University of Birmingham, Queen Elizabeth Psychiatric Hospital, Birmingham, UK
Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 118:72-5. 2003..We conclude that variation in the coding sequence and flanking splice junctions of the ERalpha gene does not play an important pathogenic role in the majority of cases of Bipolar Disorder or Bipolar Affective Puerperal Psychosis...
- Risk of puerperal and non-puerperal recurrence of illness following bipolar affective puerperal (post-partum) psychosisEmma Robertson
Neuropsychiatric Genetics Unit, Department of Psychological Medicine, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4XN, Wales, UK
Br J Psychiatry 186:258-9. 2005..A history of bipolar episodes prior to the puerperal psychosis did not predict risk following subsequent pregnancies, but positive family history of mental illness predicted shorter time to non-puerperal relapse...