L E Ross

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi Anxiety disorders during pregnancy and the postpartum period: A systematic review
    Lori E Ross
    Women s Mental Health and Addiction Research Section, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1285-98. 2006
  2. ncbi Challenges and mental health experiences of lesbian and bisexual women who are trying to conceive
    Christina Yager
    Rainbow Services, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Health Soc Work 35:191-200. 2010
  3. doi Selected pregnancy and delivery outcomes after exposure to antidepressant medication: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Lori E Ross
    Social and Epidemiological Research Department, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
    JAMA Psychiatry 70:436-43. 2013
  4. pmc Promoting LGBT health and wellbeing through inclusive policy development
    Nick J Mulé
    School of Social Work, York University, Toronto, Canada
    Int J Equity Health 8:18. 2009
  5. doi Rural residence and risk for perinatal depression: a Canadian pilot study
    Lori E Ross
    Social Equity and Health Research Section, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 455 Spadina Ave Suite 300, Toronto, ON, M5S 2G8, Canada
    Arch Womens Ment Health 14:175-85. 2011
  6. doi Risk for postpartum depression associated with assisted reproductive technologies and multiple births: a systematic review
    Lori E Ross
    Social Equity and Health Research Section, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
    Hum Reprod Update 17:96-106. 2011
  7. pmc Perceived determinants of mental health for bisexual people: a qualitative examination
    Lori E Ross
    Social Equity and Health Research Section, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 2G8
    Am J Public Health 100:496-502. 2010
  8. doi Quality assessment of observational studies in psychiatry: an example  from perinatal psychiatric research
    L E Ross
    Social and Epidemiological Research Department, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 20:224-34. 2011
  9. doi The prevalence of postpartum depression among women with substance use, an abuse history, or chronic illness: a systematic review
    Lori E Ross
    Reproductive Life Stages Program, Women s College Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:475-86. 2009
  10. ncbi Perinatal depressive symptomatology among lesbian and bisexual women
    L E Ross
    Social Equity and Health Research Section, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
    Arch Womens Ment Health 10:53-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. ncbi Anxiety disorders during pregnancy and the postpartum period: A systematic review
    Lori E Ross
    Women s Mental Health and Addiction Research Section, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1285-98. 2006
    ....
  2. ncbi Challenges and mental health experiences of lesbian and bisexual women who are trying to conceive
    Christina Yager
    Rainbow Services, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Health Soc Work 35:191-200. 2010
    ..The findings from this study begin to elucidate the unique context of TTC for lesbian and bisexual women, and they highlight the importance of culturally competent social work practice with this population...
  3. doi Selected pregnancy and delivery outcomes after exposure to antidepressant medication: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Lori E Ross
    Social and Epidemiological Research Department, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
    JAMA Psychiatry 70:436-43. 2013
    ..Untreated depression during pregnancy has been associated with increased morbidity and mortality for both mother and child and, as such, optimal treatment strategies are required for this population...
  4. pmc Promoting LGBT health and wellbeing through inclusive policy development
    Nick J Mulé
    School of Social Work, York University, Toronto, Canada
    Int J Equity Health 8:18. 2009
    ..With Canada's multicultural makeup comes the challenge of ensuring that diverse populations are equitably and effectively recognized in public health and health promotion policy...
  5. doi Rural residence and risk for perinatal depression: a Canadian pilot study
    Lori E Ross
    Social Equity and Health Research Section, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 455 Spadina Ave Suite 300, Toronto, ON, M5S 2G8, Canada
    Arch Womens Ment Health 14:175-85. 2011
    ..Further studies examining potential relationships between indicators of social connectedness and perinatal mental health may be warranted...
  6. doi Risk for postpartum depression associated with assisted reproductive technologies and multiple births: a systematic review
    Lori E Ross
    Social Equity and Health Research Section, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
    Hum Reprod Update 17:96-106. 2011
    ..In this systematic literature review, we examine the published evidence for this hypothesis...
  7. pmc Perceived determinants of mental health for bisexual people: a qualitative examination
    Lori E Ross
    Social Equity and Health Research Section, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 2G8
    Am J Public Health 100:496-502. 2010
    ....
  8. doi Quality assessment of observational studies in psychiatry: an example  from perinatal psychiatric research
    L E Ross
    Social and Epidemiological Research Department, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 20:224-34. 2011
    ....
  9. doi The prevalence of postpartum depression among women with substance use, an abuse history, or chronic illness: a systematic review
    Lori E Ross
    Reproductive Life Stages Program, Women s College Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:475-86. 2009
    ....
  10. ncbi Perinatal depressive symptomatology among lesbian and bisexual women
    L E Ross
    Social Equity and Health Research Section, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
    Arch Womens Ment Health 10:53-9. 2007
    ..Results suggest that perinatal depression is not less common and may be more common among lesbian and bisexual women relative to heterosexual women. Additional, longitudinal studies are needed...
  11. ncbi Demographic characteristics of participants in studies of risk factors, prevention, and treatment of postpartum depression
    Lori E Ross
    Women s Mental Health and Addiction Research Section, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 51:704-10. 2006
    ..The objectives o this study were to examine the demographic characteristics of participants in previously published studies and to document existing gaps in the current literature...
  12. ncbi Measurement issues in postpartum depression part 1: anxiety as a feature of postpartum depression
    L E Ross
    Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Women s College Campus, Toronto, Canada
    Arch Womens Ment Health 6:51-7. 2003
    ..A strong role for anxiety symptoms in postpartum depression, and implications for its etiology and treatment, are discussed...
  13. ncbi Perinatal mental health in lesbian mothers: a review of potential risk and protective factors
    Lori E Ross
    Wome s Mental Health and Addiction Research Section, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, and Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, 250 College St, Room 601A, Toronto, ON, M5T 1R8, Canada
    Women Health 41:113-28. 2005
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  14. pmc Sleep and perinatal mood disorders: a critical review
    Lori E Ross
    Women s Mental Health and Addiction Research Section, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, ON
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 30:247-56. 2005
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  15. ncbi Perceptions of predisposing and protective factors for perinatal depression in same-sex parents
    Lori E Ross
    Women s Mental Health and Addiction Research Section, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Midwifery Womens Health 50:e65-70. 2005
    ..Therefore, additional study of perinatal mental health among LGBQ women is warranted...
  16. ncbi Mood changes during pregnancy and the postpartum period: development of a biopsychosocial model
    L E Ross
    Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Women s College Campus and Departments of Psychiatry, Pharmacology and Medicine, and Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 109:457-66. 2004
    ..Women are vulnerable to mood changes during pregnancy and the postpartum period. We set out to empirically test the hypothesis that biological and psychosocial variables interact to result in this vulnerability...
  17. ncbi Measurement issues in postpartum depression part 2: assessment of somatic symptoms using the Hamilton Rating Scale for Depression
    L E Ross
    Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Women s College Campus, Toronto, Canada
    Arch Womens Ment Health 6:59-64. 2003
    ..Implications for the assessment of depression in this population are discussed...
  18. ncbi Lesbian and bisexual women's recommendations for improving the provision of assisted reproductive technology services
    Lori E Ross
    Women s Mental Health and Addiction Research Section, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Fertil Steril 86:735-8. 2006
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  19. doi Bisexual people's experiences with mental health services: a qualitative investigation
    A Eady
    Social Equity and Health Research, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 455 Spadina Ave Suite 300, Toronto, ON M5S 2G8, Canada
    Community Ment Health J 47:378-89. 2011
    ..Specific provider practices which contribute to the perception of positive and negative experiences with mental heath services are described, and the implications for clinical practice discussed...
  20. doi Prevalence and risk factors for postpartum depression among women with preterm and low-birth-weight infants: a systematic review
    S N Vigod
    Women s College Hospital and Women s College Research Institute, Toronto, ON, Canada
    BJOG 117:540-50. 2010
    ..Although much is known about the risk factors for postpartum depression (PPD), the role of giving birth to a preterm or low-birth-weight infant has not been reviewed systematically...
  21. ncbi Men's sexual orientation and health in Canada
    David J Brennan
    Factor Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, 246 Bloor Street West, Toronto, ON M55 1A1
    Can J Public Health 101:255-8. 2010
    ..This study was conducted to determine whether health status and health risk behaviours of Canadian men vary based on sexual orientation identity...
  22. ncbi The clinical utility of maternal self-reported personal and familial psychiatric history in identifying women at risk for postpartum depression
    Cindy Lee Dennis
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 85:1179-85. 2006
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  23. ncbi Service use and gaps in services for lesbian and bisexual women during donor insemination, pregnancy, and the postpartum period
    Lori E Ross
    Women s Mental Health and Addiction Research Section, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto ON, Canada
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 28:505-11. 2006
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  24. ncbi Depressive symptomatology in the immediate postnatal period: identifying maternal characteristics related to true- and false-positive screening scores
    Cindy Lee Dennis
    University of Toronto, Faculty of Nursing, Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 51:265-73. 2006
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  25. ncbi Traditional postpartum practices and rituals: clinical implications
    Sophie Grigoriadis
    Department of Psychiatry, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 54:834-40. 2009
    ..Our systematic review examines the research literature investigating the effects of postpartum rituals on postpartum depression (PPD) to determine if the rituals protect against PPD...
  26. ncbi Legal abortion for mental health indications
    R J Cook
    Faculty of Law and Faculty of Medicine and Joint Centre for Bioethics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 95:185-90. 2006
    ..Some characteristics of patients may operate as both precipitating and maintaining factors, such as poverty and lack of social support...
  27. doi Relationship distress and depression in postpartum women: literature review and introduction of a conjoint interpersonal psychotherapy intervention
    Wendy Carter
    Reproductive Life Stages Program, Women s College Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Arch Womens Ment Health 13:279-84. 2010
    ..This article introduces a newly developed interpersonal psychotherapy conjoint approach to treating PPD in the context of relationship distress. A case study illustrating the successful application of this approach is presented...
  28. ncbi 3alpha-reduced neuroactive steroids and their precursors during pregnancy and the postpartum period
    Susan E Gilbert Evans
    Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Canada
    Gynecol Endocrinol 21:268-79. 2005
    ..These results provide the basis for further study of neuroactive steroids in psychiatric conditions of pregnancy and the postpartum period...
  29. doi Correlates of mental health service use among lesbian, gay, and bisexual mothers and prospective mothers
    Leah S Steele
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, St Michael s Hospital and University of Toronto, Canada
    Women Health 47:95-112. 2008
    ..Providers may benefit from additional knowledge about the LBG social context that is relevant to perinatal health, and from identifying a strong referral network of skilled and affordable counsellors...
  30. ncbi A biopsychosocial approach to premenstrual dysphoric disorder
    Lori E Ross
    Women s Health Concerns Clinic and Father Sean O Sullivan Research Centre, St Joseph s Healthcare, Fontbonne Building, 6th Floor, 50 Charlton Avenue East, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 4A6, Canada
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 26:529-46. 2003
    ..In diagnosing and treating PMDD patients, attention to biological and sociocultural variables is recommended...
  31. ncbi Addressing the needs of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered, queer, and questioning clients within university psychiatric services: reflections and recommendations
    Jude Tate
    University of Toronto
    Can J Commun Ment Health 22:59-68. 2003
    ..The model of community development drawn from in this work can be adapted for use in other community health settings...