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A study of postpartum depression and maternal risk factors in Qatar

Journal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynaecology

May 25, 2013

F Tuna BurgutJavaid Sheikh

Abstract

The objective of this study was to investigate the association between maternal complications and postpartum depression (PPD) among postpartum women in Qatar by using the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS) as well as a structured questionnaire. This is a cross-sectional study o...read more

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Prevalence Studies
Depression, Postpartum
Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (Assessment Scale)
Gestational Diabetes
Reproductive Health
Depressive Symptoms
Regression Analysis
Threatened Abortion
Infertility
Heart Diseases
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A study of postpartum depression and maternal risk factors in Qatar

Journal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynaecology

May 25, 2013

F Tuna BurgutJavaid Sheikh

PMID: 23701432

DOI: 10.3109/0167482x.2013.786036

Abstract

The objective of this study was to investigate the association between maternal complications and postpartum depression (PPD) among postpartum women in Qatar by using the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS) as well as a structured questionnaire. This is a cross-sectional study o...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Prevalence Studies
Depression, Postpartum
Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (Assessment Scale)
Gestational Diabetes
Reproductive Health
Depressive Symptoms
Regression Analysis
Threatened Abortion
Infertility
Heart Diseases

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Postpartum depression is a serious psychiatric disorder that is common affecting 10-15% of women and often develops after birth, but can occur at any point in the pregnancy. It can have negative affects for the mother, the newborn and the family. Discover the latest research on postpartum depression here.

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