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Biopsychosocial Risk Factors of Depression in the Menopausal Transition: A Narrative Review

Marzieh Azizi 1 , Ensieh Fooladi 2 , 3 , Fatemeh Abdollahi 4 and Forouzan Elyasi 5 , 6 , *
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1 Student Research Committee, Nasibeh Nursing and Midwifery Faculty, Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, Sari, IR Iran
2 Women’s Health Research Program, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
3 Sexual and Reproductive Health Research Center, School of Nursing and Midwifery Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, Sari, Mazandaran, IR Iran
4 Department of Public Health, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Research Center, Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, Sari, IR Iran
5 Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, Sari, IR Iran
6 Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Research Center, Addiction Institute, Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, Sari, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences: December 2018, 12 (4); e12928
  • Published Online: July 22, 2018
  • Article Type: Review Article
  • Received: May 9, 2017
  • Revised: August 20, 2017
  • Accepted: November 5, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijpbs.12928

To Cite: Azizi M, Fooladi E, Abdollahi F, Elyasi F. Biopsychosocial Risk Factors of Depression in the Menopausal Transition: A Narrative Review, Iran J Psychiatry Behav Sci. 2018 ; 12(4):e12928. doi: 10.5812/ijpbs.12928.

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2. Evidence Acquisition
3. Results
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