Non-psychotic psychiatric disorders after childbirth: prevalence and comorbidity in a community sample.

@article{Navarro2008NonpsychoticPD,
  title={Non-psychotic psychiatric disorders after childbirth: prevalence and comorbidity in a community sample.},
  author={Purificaci{\'o}n Navarro and Llu{\"i}sa Garc{\'i}a-Esteve and Carlos Ascaso and Jaume Miralles Aguado and Estel Gelabert and Roc{\'i}o Mart{\'i}n-Santos},
  journal={Journal of affective disorders},
  year={2008},
  volume={109 1-2},
  pages={171-6}
}
BACKGROUND Postnatal psychiatric morbidity is a frequent and serious complication of childbirth. The aim of the present study was to determine the prevalence and co-occurrence of DSM-IV psychiatric disorders in a community sample of postpartum Spanish mothers. METHODS A two-phase cross-sectional study was conducted in which all consecutive women attending the routine 6-week postnatal control visit at the Department of Obstetric and Gynecology of a university-affiliated hospital over a one… CONTINUE READING

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