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​Antenatal screening for Edinburgh Depression Score

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Qld PDC: An indicator No/<10/=>10 for whether antenatal screening for Edinburgh Depression Score was performed. (Detecting symptoms of depression and anxiety during pregnancy relies on clinical judgement and experience. Use of the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale complements this process. The aim is not to form a diagnosis, but to identify women who may benefit from further follow up).

 

 

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