No latent period in bipolar affective puerperal psychosis

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No latent period in bipolar affective puerperal psychosis. / Heron, Jessica; Robertson Blackmore, E; McGuinness, Mary; Craddock, N; Jones, I.

In: Archives of Women's Mental Health, Vol. 10, No. 2, 17.04.2007, p. 79-81.

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Heron, J, Robertson Blackmore, E, McGuinness, M, Craddock, N & Jones, I 2007, 'No latent period in bipolar affective puerperal psychosis', Archives of Women's Mental Health, vol. 10, no. 2, pp. 79-81. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00737-007-0174-z

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Heron, J., Robertson Blackmore, E., McGuinness, M., Craddock, N., & Jones, I. (2007). No latent period in bipolar affective puerperal psychosis. Archives of Women's Mental Health, 10(2), 79-81. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00737-007-0174-z

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Heron, Jessica ; Robertson Blackmore, E ; McGuinness, Mary ; Craddock, N ; Jones, I. / No latent period in bipolar affective puerperal psychosis. In: Archives of Women's Mental Health. 2007 ; Vol. 10, No. 2. pp. 79-81.

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