Postnatal depression in Japanese women who have given birth in England.

@article{Yoshida1997PostnatalDI,
  title={Postnatal depression in Japanese women who have given birth in England.},
  author={Kimiko Yoshida and Maureen N. Marks and N Kibe and Ratnesh Kumar and Hideki Nakano and Nobutada Tashiro},
  journal={Journal of affective disorders},
  year={1997},
  volume={43 1},
  pages={69-77}
}
A total of 98 Japanese mothers who became pregnant in England were monitored from 36 weeks gestation to 3 months postpartum. Psychiatric status was assessed by self-report, using a Japanese translation of the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS) and by an interview with Japanese psychiatrists, using Japanese translations of the Schedule for Affective Disorders and Schizophrenia (SADS) and Research Diagnostic Criteria (RDC). Rates of depression were similar to those observed in Japanese… CONTINUE READING