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abbreviation for
1. post-paid
2. prepaid


1. postpaid.
2. prepaid.


V. purified protein derivative.
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At PPD, we work to create, adapt and implement innovative approaches to foster industry-leading talent and culture, said Judd Hartman, executive vice president, general counsel and chief administrative officer for PPD.
They also found that women, who delivered babies at a higher gestational age (further along in their pregnancy) were less likely to develop PPD and women who did not have anesthesia, such as an epidural, during delivery had an increased risk.
3 PPD is a significant public health issue which affects women as well as child's physical and mental health and cognitive and interactive development,4 thus making the child vulnerable to develop psychiatric disorders during adolescence.
The company has initiated an expansion of the clinical programme of SAGE-547 in PPD with two randomised, placebo-controlled Phase 2 clinical trials to explore dose-ranging of SAGE-547 in severe PPD patients (202B) and to evaluate SAGE-547 efficacy in moderate PPD patients (202C).
Our acquisition of Evidera demonstrates PPD's commitment to strategic investments that enable our clients to advance the generation of real-world evidence to more efficiently deliver life-changing therapies that improve health," said David Simmons, chairman and chief executive officer of PPD.
I am a member of the initiative board for reactivation of PPD.
The use of Beck's theory on PPD is a relevant tool for any provider, whether midwife, childbirth educator, or nurse, to enhance the care provided to pregnant and postpartum clientele.
Between 10% and 20% of US women develop PPD within six months after delivery; the rate is 25% or more in women with a history of PPD.
PPD opened its Athlone, Ireland, facility in March and also operates contact center services in Stockholm, Sweden.
Specifically, it remains unclear whether screening for PPD leads to effective treatment of the illness (remission) and whether over time those treated do better clinically than those who are not identified or treated.
In most patients with PPD, an electrolyte disturbance remains asymptomatic.