Don’t forget children and fathersBMJ 2008; 337 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.a1414 (Published 27 August 2008) Cite this as: BMJ 2008;337:a1414
- Ruth V Reed, specialist registrar, psychiatry1
- 1Berkshire Adolescent Unit, Wokingham Hospital, Wokingham, Berkshire RG41 2RE
Musters et al did not elaborate on the serious consequences that postnatal depression can have for a child.1 Recent research has highlighted many worrying transgenerational effects, including reduced cognitive development,2 violence,3 and disturbances …
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