[Effects of intervening measures on postpartum depression].

  title={[Effects of intervening measures on postpartum depression].},
  author={Feng-sen Xu and Jianxin Liu and Shu-ping Zhang and Juan Li and Qin Su},
  journal={Zhonghua fu chan ke za zhi},
  volume={38 12},
OBJECTIVE To study the related factors of postpartum depression (PPD) and the effects of intervening measures to PPD incidence. METHODS 1 597 pregnant women selected from our antenatal care clinic were investigated by using the hospital anxiety and depression questionnaire (HAD) during pregnancy and the Edinburgh postpartum depression scale (EPDS) after childbirth. All the enrolled women were randomly divided into control group and intervening group by the proportion of 1 to 2. Six… CONTINUE READING