Dwenda K Gjerdingen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Postpartum doula and peer telephone support for postpartum depression: a pilot randomized controlled trial
    Dwenda Kay Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    J Prim Care Community Health 4:36-43. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Stepped care treatment of postpartum depression: a primary care-based management model
    Dwenda Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN 55103, USA
    Womens Health Issues 18:44-52. 2008
  3. pmc Stepped care treatment of postpartum depression: impact on treatment, health, and work outcomes
    Dwenda Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:473-82. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Postpartum depression screening: importance, methods, barriers, and recommendations for practice
    Dwenda K Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 20:280-8. 2007
  5. pmc Predictors of mothers' postpartum body dissatisfaction
    Dwenda Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Women Health 49:491-504. 2009
  6. pmc Changes in depressive symptoms over 0-9 months postpartum
    Dwenda Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, 580 Rice Street, St Paul, MN 55103, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:381-6. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint The relationship of postpartum partner satisfaction to parents' work, health, and social characteristics
    Dwenda K Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Practice and Community Health, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Women Health 40:25-39. 2004
  8. pmc Problems with a diagnostic depression interview in a postpartum depression trial
    Dwenda Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN 55103, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 24:187-93. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of various postpartum depression treatments and the impact of antidepressant drugs on nursing infants
    Dwenda Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Practice and Community Health, University of Minnesota, St Paul 55103, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 16:372-82. 2003
  10. pmc Postpartum depression screening at well-child visits: validity of a 2-question screen and the PHQ-9
    Dwenda Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Ann Fam Med 7:63-70. 2009

Research Grants

  1. Stepped Care Treatment of Postpartum Depression
    Dwenda Gjerdingen; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Postpartum doula and peer telephone support for postpartum depression: a pilot randomized controlled trial
    Dwenda Kay Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    J Prim Care Community Health 4:36-43. 2013
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Stepped care treatment of postpartum depression: a primary care-based management model
    Dwenda Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN 55103, USA
    Womens Health Issues 18:44-52. 2008
    ..This paper presents a health care systems-based quality improvement model for the treatment of PPD derived from research outcomes in general primary care populations...
  3. pmc Stepped care treatment of postpartum depression: impact on treatment, health, and work outcomes
    Dwenda Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:473-82. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to pilot a stepped collaborative care intervention for women with postpartum depression and evaluate health differences between self-diagnosed depressed and nondepressed women...
  4. ncbi request reprint Postpartum depression screening: importance, methods, barriers, and recommendations for practice
    Dwenda K Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 20:280-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of this review is to discuss the potential benefit of mass screening for improving postpartum depression recognition and outcomes...
  5. pmc Predictors of mothers' postpartum body dissatisfaction
    Dwenda Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Women Health 49:491-504. 2009
    ..To investigate changes in mothers' body dissatisfaction from delivery to 9 months postpartum, and the relationship of postpartum body dissatisfaction to weight, other health, and social characteristics...
  6. pmc Changes in depressive symptoms over 0-9 months postpartum
    Dwenda Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, 580 Rice Street, St Paul, MN 55103, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:381-6. 2011
    ..To investigate mothers' changes in prevalence of postpartum depression (PPD) symptoms over 0-9 months postpartum and determine which symptoms best distinguish depressed from nondepressed women...
  7. ncbi request reprint The relationship of postpartum partner satisfaction to parents' work, health, and social characteristics
    Dwenda K Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Practice and Community Health, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Women Health 40:25-39. 2004
    ....
  8. pmc Problems with a diagnostic depression interview in a postpartum depression trial
    Dwenda Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN 55103, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 24:187-93. 2011
    ..The purpose of this article is to describe our experience with the depression component of the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM Disorders (SCID) in a postpartum depression treatment trial...
  9. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of various postpartum depression treatments and the impact of antidepressant drugs on nursing infants
    Dwenda Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Practice and Community Health, University of Minnesota, St Paul 55103, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 16:372-82. 2003
    ..This article presents research-based evidence on the benefits of various treatments for postpartum depression and their potential risks to nursing infants...
  10. pmc Postpartum depression screening at well-child visits: validity of a 2-question screen and the PHQ-9
    Dwenda Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Ann Fam Med 7:63-70. 2009
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint First-time parents' prenatal to postpartum changes in health, and the relation of postpartum health to work and partner characteristics
    Dwenda K Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Practice and Community Health, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 16:304-11. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate prenatal to postnatal changes in first-time parents' physical and mental health, and to describe social and health predictors of parents' postpartum health...
  12. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial testing the impact of a support/work-planning intervention on first-time parents' health, partner relationship, and work responsibilities
    Dwenda K Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Practice and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, USA
    Behav Med 28:84-91. 2002
    ..Further studies are needed to investigate mechanisms to support young parents during their demanding early childbearing years...
  13. pmc Mothers' health and work-related factors at 11 weeks postpartum
    Pat McGovern
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn, USA
    Ann Fam Med 5:519-27. 2007
    ..Many new mothers return to work soon after childbirth. This study examines personal and work-related factors associated with the postpartum health of employed women 11 weeks after childbirth...
  14. pmc Postpartum health of employed mothers 5 weeks after childbirth
    Pat McGovern
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn, USA
    Ann Fam Med 4:159-67. 2006
    ..A need exists to reexamine the definition of postpartum health and evaluate employed women's recovery from childbirth in association with such factors as delivery type and breastfeeding...
  15. ncbi request reprint Recruiting for a randomized controlled trial from an ethnically diverse population: lessons from the Maternal Infection and Preterm Labor Study
    Jennifer L Welsh
    Deparetment of Family Practice and Community Health, University of Minnesota Medical School, A692 Mayo Memorial Building, 420 Delaware Street SE, MMC 381, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Fam Pract 51:760. 2002
    ..To compare recruitment rates for Caucasians and minorities in a randomized, controlled trial based in a family practice residency clinic...
  16. ncbi request reprint Parents' health and demographic characteristics predict noncompliance with well-child visits
    Ishani Jhanjee
    Department of Family Practice and Community Health, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 17:324-31. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate factors related to well-child visit noncompliance in an ethnically diverse family practice clinic population...
  17. pmc Reevaluating the relationship between prenatal employment and birth outcomes: a policy-relevant application of propensity score matching
    Katy B Kozhimannil
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Womens Health Issues 23:e77-85. 2013
    ..S.-based prior research compares outcomes for employed women with those not employed. This study assessed the effect of prenatal employment status on birth outcomes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of targeted anticipatory guidance during well-child visits: a pilot trial
    Namrata A Magar
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 19:450-8. 2006
    ..Anticipatory guidance, an important function of well-child visits, is often brief and not tailored to parents' concerns. This targeted pilot trial evaluated a new method of anticipatory guidance...
  19. pmc Examination of a telephone-based exercise intervention for the prevention of postpartum depression: design, methodology, and baseline data from The Healthy Mom study
    Beth A Lewis
    School of Kinesiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:1150-8. 2012
    ..Upon completion of the trial, the results will yield important information about the efficacy of exercise in preventing postpartum depression...

Research Grants1

  1. Stepped Care Treatment of Postpartum Depression
    Dwenda Gjerdingen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This pilot prepares the way for a more definitive follow-up trial that will test a refined stepped care intervention in a larger, more diverse, multi-site sample of postpartum depressed mothers and their partners. ..