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Risk factors for developing post-traumatic stress disorder following childbirth: a systematic review.

Authors
  • Andersen, Louise B
  • Melvaer, Lisa B
  • Videbech, Poul
  • Lamont, Ronald F
  • Joergensen, Jan S
Type
Published Article
Journal
Acta Obstetricia Et Gynecologica Scandinavica
Publisher
Wiley (Blackwell Publishing)
Publication Date
Nov 01, 2012
Volume
91
Issue
11
Pages
1261–1272
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0412.2012.01476.x
PMID: 22670573
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

We have identified factors both strongly associated and non-associated with PTSD following childbirth. While the literature is limited by methodological shortcomings, a hypothesis regarding the development of PTSD is outlined, and recommendations with respect to screening and future research are provided.

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