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Cohort study of depressive moods in Thai women during late pregnancy and 6–8 weeks of postpartum using the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS)
SummaryObjective: To identify depressive moods as measured by the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale in late pregnancy and postpartum, explore associated factors and assess changes in depressiveExpand
Indigenous and tribal peoples' health (The Lancet–Lowitja Institute Global Collaboration): a population study
BACKGROUND International studies of the health of Indigenous and tribal peoples provide important public health insights. Reliable data are required for the development of policy and health services.Expand
Validation of the Thai Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale for screening postpartum depression
This study aimed to validate and determine an appropriate cut-off score on the Thai Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS) as a screen for postpartum depression. A prospective cohort ofExpand
Clinical applications of anxiety, social support, stressors, and self‐esteem measured during pregnancy and postpartum for screening postpartum depression in Thai women
Aim:  To assess the clinical applications of anxiety, social support, stressors and self‐esteem as well as the Postpartum Depression Risk Scale (PDRS), measured during pregnancy and postpartum, forExpand
Positive predictive value of clinical diagnosis of endometriosis.
OBJECTIVE To determine the positive predictive value of the combined symptoms of severe dysmenorrhea with the sign of tenderness and/or nodularity of the cul-de-sac and/or uterosacral ligament(s) inExpand
Maternal, neonatal, and child health in southeast Asia: towards greater regional collaboration
Summary Although maternal and child mortality are on the decline in southeast Asia, there are still major disparities, and greater equity is key to achieve the Millennium Development Goals. WeExpand
Inadequacy of nutrients intake among pregnant women in the Deep South of Thailand
BackgroundThe deep south of Thailand is an area which has been affected by violence since 2004, yet the concurrent coverage of antenatal care has remained at over 90%. Our study aimed to describe theExpand
Prophylactic use of ergot alkaloids in the third stage of labour.
BACKGROUND Previous research has shown that the prophylactic use of uterotonic agents in the third stage of labour reduces postpartum blood loss and moderate to severe postpartum haemorrhage. This isExpand
Trends of abortion complications in a transition of abortion law revisions in Ethiopia.
BACKGROUND Evidence from developed countries has shown that abortion-related mortality and morbidity has decreased with the liberalization of the abortion law. This study aimed to assess the trend ofExpand
Obstetricians' attitudes, subjective norms, perceived controls, and intentions on antibiotic prophylaxis in caesarean section.
Over 10% of current births in all countries of the world are delivered by caesarean section. Single-dose ampicillin or cefazolin administered after cord clamping has been proven to be effective forExpand