Association between antenatal distress and uterine artery pulsatility index

@article{Vythilingum2010AssociationBA,
  title={Association between antenatal distress and uterine artery pulsatility index},
  author={Bavanisha Vythilingum and L. Pascal Geerts and Dylan S. Fincham and Annerine Roos and Sheila C Faure and Johanna Jonkers and D. J. Stein},
  journal={Archives of Women's Mental Health},
  year={2010},
  volume={13},
  pages={359-364}
}
Although studies have found associations between maternal distress/anxiety and alterations in blood flow, data across different trimesters are inconsistent. We, therefore, sought to determine the association between measures of distress and uterine blood flow in all three trimesters. Healthy women with low-risk singleton pregnancies were recruited from antenatal clinics. Women were assessed at 13–14 weeks (T1), 21–22 weeks (T2), and 32–33 weeks (T3) of gestation with measures of distress and… CONTINUE READING