publication . Article . 2001

La depresión postparto : un estudio exploratorio con una muestra de mujeres valencianas

Martínez Besteiro, Elvira; Toledo Aliaga, Mercedes; Pineda, María; Monleón Alegre, J.; Ferrero Berlanga, Javier; Barreto Martín, Pilar;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2001 Journal: Revista de Psicopatología y Psicología Clínica, volume 6 (issn: 1136-5420, eissn: 2254-6057, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: UNED - Universidad Nacional de Educacion a Distancia
  • Country: Spain
The aim of the present study was to analyse the existence of postnatal depression (anxiety and depression) in a sample of women from the Valencian Community (East of Spain) as well as its evolution two months after delivery. A sample of 101 women resident in the City of Valencia and surrounding villages, that gave birth in the Maternal Ward of the University Hospital “La Fe” of Valencia, were surveyed. Depression was assessed by means of the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS; Cox, Holden y Sagovsky, 1987),the State-Trait Anxiety Inventory (STAI; Spielberger, Gorsuch y Lushene, 1970) and the Beck Depression Inventory (BDI; Beck, Rush, Shaw y Emery, 1979)...
free text keywords: Psicología, Clinical Psychology, Psychiatry and Mental health
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