Title

Bipolar Disorder Through Pregnancy and Postpartum

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Psychiatry

Date

5-2012

Document Type

Article

Medical Subject Headings

Bipolar Disorder; Pregnancy; Postpartum Period

Disciplines

Mental and Social Health | Psychiatry | Psychiatry and Psychology

Abstract

This article reviews the literature on pregnancy and postpartum care of women with bipolar disorder, with a focus on mood stabilizer teratogenicity, perinatal complications and neurodevelopmental outcomes, and exposure during lactation. This review highlights findings published since 2004.

Comments

Citation: Marsh W, Viguera A. Bipolar Disorder Through Pregnancy and Postpartum. Invited Submission, Psychiatric Annals, May 2012:42(5):184-189. DOI: 10.3928/00485713-20120507-06