A hospital survey of postpartum depression education at the time of delivery.

  title={A hospital survey of postpartum depression education at the time of delivery.},
  author={Asha Garg and S Morton and Amy M. Heneghan},
  journal={Journal of obstetric, gynecologic, and neonatal nursing : JOGNN},
  volume={34 5},
  • A. GargS. MortonA. Heneghan
  • Published 1 September 2005
  • Medicine, Education
  • Journal of obstetric, gynecologic, and neonatal nursing : JOGNN
OBJECTIVE To assess and characterize health education regarding postpartum depression (PPD) received by recently delivered women during their postpartum hospital stay. DESIGN Mailed, self-administered survey. SETTING All 121 hospitals in Ohio that provide obstetric and postpartum care. PARTICIPANTS Nurse managers for obstetric services, 90 (74%) of whom returned surveys. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES Types of postpartum education provided, format of postpartum depression education delivery… 

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