Alleviating perinatal depressive symptoms and stress: a nurse-community health worker randomized trial

@article{Roman2009AlleviatingPD,
  title={Alleviating perinatal depressive symptoms and stress: a nurse-community health worker randomized trial},
  author={Lee Anne Roman and Joseph C Gardiner and Judith K. Lindsay and Joseph S. Moore and Zhehui Luo and Lawrence J. Baer and John H. Goddeeris and Allen L. Shoemaker and Lauren R. Barton and Hiram E. Fitzgerald and Nigel Paneth},
  journal={Archives of Women's Mental Health},
  year={2009},
  volume={12},
  pages={379-391}
}
To determine whether a Nurse-Community Health Worker (CHW) home visiting team, in the context of a Medicaid enhanced prenatal/postnatal services (EPS), would demonstrate greater reduction of depressive symptoms and stress and improvement of psychosocial resources (mastery, self-esteem, social support) when compared with usual Community Care (CC) that includes Medicaid EPS delivered by professionals. Greatest program benefits were expected for women who reported low psychosocial resources, high… CONTINUE READING

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