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The prevalence of depressive symptoms among fathers and associated risk factors during the first seven years of their child's life: findings from the Millennium Cohort Study

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Background Increasing evidence suggests that postnatal paternal depression is associated with adverse emotional, behavioural and cognitive outcomes in children. Despite this, few studies have determined the prevalence of fathers’ depressive symptoms during the first few years of their children’s lives and explored what factors are related to these symptoms. We estimated the prevalence and examined associated risk factors of paternal depressive symptoms in a nationally represe... Expand abstract
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12889-016-3168-9

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-8596-5252
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ORCID:
0000-0001-5295-4904
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Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC Public Health Journal website
Volume:
509
Issue:
16
Publication date:
2016-06-13
Acceptance date:
2016-05-12
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EISSN:
1471-2458
Pmid:
27296986
Source identifiers:
628340
Language:
English
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uuid:38f57896-edeb-4860-8623-4b8b432bb455
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pubs:628340
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2018-10-13

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