Post-traumatic stress disorder following childbirth: current issues and recommendations for future research.

@article{Ayers2008PosttraumaticSD,
  title={Post-traumatic stress disorder following childbirth: current issues and recommendations for future research.},
  author={Susan Ayers and Stephen Joseph and Kirstie McKenzie-McHarg and P. Slade and Klaas Wijma},
  journal={Journal of psychosomatic obstetrics and gynaecology},
  year={2008},
  volume={29 4},
  pages={240-50}
}
BACKGROUND An increasing body of research shows that a proportion of women experience significant symptoms of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) following childbirth. AIMS AND METHOD An international group of researchers, clinicians, and user-group representatives met in 2006 to discuss the research to date into PTSD following childbirth, issues and… CONTINUE READING