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Maternal common mental disorders and infant development in Ethiopia : the P-MaMiE Birth Cohort
(BioMed Central, 2010-11)
Background: Chronicity and severity of early exposure to maternal common mental disorders (CMD) has been associated with poorer infant development in high-income countries. In low- and middle-income countries (LAMICs), ...
Challenges and opportunities for implementing integrated mental health care : a district level situation analysis from five low- and middle-income countries
Background: Little is known about how to tailor implementation of mental health services in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) to the diverse settings encountered within and between countries. In this paper we compare ...
Task sharing of a psychological intervention for maternal depression in Khayelitsha, South Africa : study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
(BioMed Central, 2014-11)
Background: Maternal depression carries a major public health burden for mothers and their infants, yet there is a substantial treatment gap for this condition in low-resourced regions such as sub-Saharan Africa. To address ...
PRIME : a programme to reduce the treatment gap for mental disorders in five low- and middle-income countries
(Public Library of Science, 2012-12-27)
The majority of people living with mental disorders in low- and middle-income countries do not receive the treatment that they need. There is an emerging evidence base for cost-effective interventions, but little is known ...